Cooper's Squill

Scientific Name
Ledebouria cooperi (Hook.f.) Jessop
Higher Classification
Scilla adlamii Baker, Scilla aggregata Baker, Scilla barberi Baker, Scilla cinerascens Van der Merwe, Scilla concinna Baker, Scilla conrathii Baker, Scilla cooperi Hook.f., Scilla exigua Baker, Scilla fehri Baker, Scilla glaucescens Van der Merwe, Scilla globosa Baker, Scilla inandensis Baker, Scilla londonensis Baker, Scilla palustris Wood & Evans, Scilla rehmannii Baker, Scilla rogersii Baker, Scilla saturata Baker, Scilla subglauca Baker, Scilla tristachya Baker
Common Names
Cooper's Squill (e), Icubudwana (z), Icukudwane (z), Lepjetlane (ss), Phetola (ss), Wild Squill (e)
National Status
Status and Criteria
Least Concern
Assessment Date
A.J. Hankey & J.E. Victor
Not endemic to South Africa
Provincial distribution
Eastern Cape, Free State, Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga, Northern Cape, North West
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Ledebouria cooperi (Hook.f.) JessopLeast Concern Raimondo et al. (2009)

Pooley, E. 2003. Mountain flowers: a field guide to the flora of the Drakensberg and Lesotho. Natal Flora Publications Trust, Durban.

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.

Hankey, A.J. & Victor, J.E. 2005. Ledebouria cooperi (Hook.f.) Jessop. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version . Accessed on 2024/04/17

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