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Specimen: 77439.000
Family: Iridaceae Type Status:
Current Name: Gladiolus L. Phenology:
Collector: Pollard, B.J.; Gosline Plant Parts: Flowers/inflorescence
Collector no: 334 Item: Spirit
Collection Date: 07/12/1998 Project:
Country: Cameroon Habitat: SE facing slope in outer part of swamp, amidst grass tussocks. Water level clearly having receded in recent weeks. Geology: basalt inselbergs & volcanic rocks.
Location: Boyo Laikom Swamp, half a mile West of ardo's Fulani compound, Ijim ridge grassland plateau. Plant Description: Herb, erect, 70cm tall. Subterranean corm 1-3cm across. Leaves narrowm pale-green. Sheaths of inflorescence red near nodes, becoming green. Flower petals a wonderful apricot-orange, yellow sepals heavily suffused with minute red flecks. Upper petal distin
Lat and Long: 6 16 9 N , 10 20 51 E General Comments: Vernacular: Ndong kwin :: Kom Additional material: Photos Spirit
Data Source: label
Altitude: 2060.0 m
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Determination History:
Scientific Name Determiner Determination Date Type of? Determination Notes
Gladiolus L.      Det. from label 
Cite as: http://specimens.kew.org/herbarium/77439.000
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