Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Gladiolus uitenhagensis Goldblatt & Vlok
Higher Classification
Monocotyledons
Family
IRIDACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Vulnerable D2
Assessment Date
2006/11/30
Assessor(s)
D. Raimondo & J.H. Vlok
Justification
Known from two locations. Potentially threatened by livestock grazing and crop cultivation.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Eastern Cape
Range
Eastern Cape, Groot Winterhoek Mountains, Hankey to Loerie.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Loerie Conglomerate Fynbos, Kouga Grassy Sandstone Fynbos
Description
Fynbos, on well-drained, rocky sandstone slopes.
Threats
Habitat degradation, Habitat loss
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Gladiolus uitenhagensis Goldblatt & VlokVU D2Raimondo et al. (2009)
Bibliography

Goldblatt, P. and Manning, J.C. 1998. Gladiolus in southern Africa. Fernwood Press, Vlaeberg.


Goldblatt, P. and Manning, J.C. 2000. Cape Plants: A conspectus of the Cape Flora of South Africa. Strelitzia 9. National Botanical Institute, Cape Town.


Raimondo, D., von Staden, L., Foden, W., Victor, J.E., Helme, N.A., Turner, R.C., Kamundi, D.A. and Manyama, P.A. 2009. Red List of South African Plants. Strelitzia 25. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.


Citation
Raimondo, D. & Vlok, J.H. 2006. Gladiolus uitenhagensis Goldblatt & Vlok. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1. Accessed on 2021/09/26

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