Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Gladiolus pappei Baker
Higher Classification
Monocotyledons
Family
IRIDACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Rare
Assessment Date
2015/05/07
Assessor(s)
D. van der Colff, N.A. Helme & L. von Staden
Justification
A range-restricted species (EOO 471 km²). All known subpopulations occur within protected areas and there are no severe threats to this species.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Western Cape
Range
Cape Peninsula and Hottentots Holland Mountains near Stellenbosch.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Peninsula Sandstone Fynbos, Kogelberg Sandstone Fynbos
Description
Sandy, peaty soils in marshy habitats.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Gladiolus pappei BakerRare 2015.1
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.


Manning, J.C. and Goldblatt, P. 2012. Plants of the Greater Cape Floristic Region 1: The Core Cape Flora. Strelitzia 29. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.


Citation
van der Colff, D., Helme, N.A. & von Staden, L. 2015. Gladiolus pappei Baker. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version . Accessed on 2024/04/14

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