Xiphidium Aubl. [Not native]

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 17 June 2021

  1. Xiphidium caeruleum Aubl., Hist. Pl. Guiane 1 (1775) 33; --Steenis, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 5 (1954) 113. Native of South America. Rather widely cultivated in lowland gardens in the Philippines. Naturalized in a subdivision in Rizal (Kelly Hageman, pers. comm. 17-Jun-21). Photos


Steenis, CGGJ van. 1954. Haemodoraceae. Flora Malesiana series 1, 5: 111-113

Pelser, P.B., J.F. Barcelona & D.L. Nickrent (eds.). 2011 onwards. Co's Digital Flora of the Philippines. www.philippineplants.org

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