Asphodelaceae

Aloaceae, Hemerocallidaceae, Xanthorrhoeaceae

Aloe L. (Not native)

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 19 October 2020

Cultivated, not naturalized

  1. Aloe vera L., Sp. Pl. (1753) 320; Merr., EPFP 1 (1923) 204. = Aloe humilis auct. non L.; Blanco, Fl. Filip. (1837) 256; Fl. Filip. ed. 2 (1845) 179; Fl. Filip. ed. 3 (1877) 321. = Aloe barbadensis Mill., Gard. Dict. ed. 8. (1768) n. 2; Naves, Novis. App. (1880) 266. Distribution: Africa. Notes: Cultivated. Cultivated, not naturalized.

Dianella Lam.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 7 July 2022
  1. Dianella ensifolia (L.) DC., Red. Lil. 1 (1802) t. 1; Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 203; Jessop, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 9 (1979) 207; ≡ Dracaena ensifolia L., Mant. Pl. 1 (1767) 63. = Dianella revoluta auct. non R.Br.; Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 203. = Dianella caerulea auct. non Sims; Merr., PJS 2 c (1907) 266; EPFP 1 (1922) 202. = Dianella nemorosa Lam., Encycl. 2 (1786) 276, nom. illeg.; Tabl. Encycl. 2 (1792) 388, nom. illeg.; Hatusima, Mem. Fac. Agr. Kagoshima Univ. 5 (1966) 59. Distribution: Africa, Australia, China, Himalayas, Indochina, Japan, Madagascar, Myanmar, New Zealand, Pacific Ocean, Philippines, Taiwan, Thailand. BUCAS GRANDE, CATANDUANES, JOLO, LEYTE, LUZON: Bataan, Benguet, Bulacan, Camarines, Ilocos Norte, Laguna, Mountain Province, Nueva Vizcaya, Pangasinan, Quezon, Rizal, Sorsogon, MINDANAO, MINDORO, NEGROS, PALAWAN, PANAY, POLILLO. Notes: Throughout Malesia; open grasslands to forests, from the lowlands c. 2200m. Fl. Jan-Dec. The name Dianella nemorosa Lam. is a nom. illeg., because the genus was not validly described at the time the name was published. Native.
  2. Dianella javanica (Blume) Kunth, Enum. 5 (1850) 52; Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 203; Jessop, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 9 (1979) 209; ≡ Rhuacophila javanica Blume, Enum. Pl. Javae (1827) 14. Distribution: New Caledonia, Pacific Ocean, Philippines. BATANES, LUZON: Albay, Benguet, Camarines, Ifugao, Mountain Province, Quezon, Zambales, MINDANAO: Davao, MINDORO. Notes: Throughout Malesia, open slopes, thickets, ravines, forest edges, exposed narrow ridge crests, edges of fumaroles and volcanic craters, streambanks, etc, locally common, c. 1000-2400m. Fl. Jan-Dec. Native.

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