Records determined by Peter Goldblatt

Determinations: 23

The following is a list of the records determined by Peter Goldblatt in species name order.

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NoSpeciesRecord dateRecorder(s)Coll.Det.Conf.HerbariaHabitatLocationLoc code(s) Outing codePlanted code Country QDSGrid ref.FZ DivAlt. (m)NotesLatLongLoc Acc Code
82738Afrosolen erythranthus11 Feb 1995DK Harder
DK Harder 2639 P Goldblatt MO
Collections along Kifubwa River in forest and on shallow soils in woodland. Kifubwa (Chifubwa) Gorge National Monument. Ca. 4.6 km along Kyalalankuba Rd. south of Solwezi and ca. 2 km S of entrance to Solwezi Teacher Training College. National Heritage Site. 0Zambia1226A2 W1230

Frequent on sandy, shallow soils; bracts brown; tepals light purple, upper 3 with darker red-purple spots and white base.

82739Afrosolen erythranthus07 Mar 1995B Luwiika
B Luwiika 134 P Goldblatt B Luwiika MO
Kasempa District; Kasempa; Kamusongwe Hill directly adjacent to Kamusongwe Prison; ca. 2 km from city center. 0Zambia1325B4 W1470

Ca. 20 cm tall; on rocks; leaves light green; stem hard, light green at apex, reddish-brown at base; flowers purple.

82740Afrosolen erythranthus18 Feb 1997HH Schmidt
HH Schmidt 2310 P Goldblatt MO
On the escarpment and down valley to the Zambezi River. Mopane-Terminalia woodland with lithosol-cambisol soils. Livingstone District; Trust Land directly east of Mosi Oa Tunya National Park. Below Victoria Falls, along Sonqwe Gorge, 9.2 km east of the Lusaka-Livingstone Road.106,1200Zambia S850

Herb; 60 cm from bulb. Leaves grass-like. Calyx papery, rusty-red. Corolla bright blue-purple with magenta centers. Anthers pale purple. Young fruits green.

81225Burmannia madagascariensis17 May 1994DK Harder
DK Harder 3194 P Goldblatt MO
Collection along river, among rocks, in mushitu and in miombo woodland. Chinsali District; Chipomo Falls National Monument, along Chimanabuwi River. 0Zambia1132C2N1310

Frequent herb to 15 cm tall in wet areas among rocks; wings around ovary purple; white at lip, darker in throat.

81855Dietes iridioides19 Nov 1993DK Harder
DK Harder 1966 P Goldblatt MO
Collections in mixed Syzygium and Ficus forest. Kasanka National Park; near Fibwe Hide; in mushitu (swamp forest) ca. 0.5 km N of car park at Hide. 990Zambia1230C2 C1170

Occasional herb under canopy; crest and falls white; yellow spots on "sandy platform"; fruit green.

82372Gladiolus atropurpureus27 Nov 1993CN Nkhoma
CN Nkhoma 16 P Goldblatt MO
Chishimba Falls picnic and camping areaChishimba Falls. Ca 32 km northwest of Kasama at Chishimba Falls picnic and camping area. 13 km from intersection of roads M3 and D20 on road D20 and 2 km south/southwest on access road to power station. 2010Zambia1030B2 N1380

Slender plant 50 cm tall. 3 outer petals yellowish-green with a purple blotch. 3 inner petals with purple streak. Light green filaments, purple edges on the anthers.

82373Gladiolus atropurpureus07 Dec 1993D Bolnick
D Bolnick 41 P Goldblatt MO
Brachystegia woodland, open grasslands and rocky hills.Lusaka District; Jellis Ranch, Leopard's Hill Road at end of Tarmac. 0Zambia1528D1 C1000

Herb 60-70 cm tall; perianth dark purple maroon. Abundant yet scattered.

82374Gladiolus crassifolius16 Mar 1974G Davidse
G Davidse 7226 P Goldblatt MO
108 km NE of Mpika along the road to Isoka. 0Zambia N1580

Perianth white grading into maroon and the two lower petals with yellow spots.

82375Gladiolus erectiflorus24 May 1994CN Nkhoma
CN Nkhoma 249 P Goldblatt MO
In riverine forest along dried up streams in miombo woodland. Isoka District; 95.3 km from Isoka turnoff to Muyombe. 0Zambia1033A3 N1320

50 cm tall; uncommon plant in dried stream bed. White corolla with pink streaks,long brown anthers and cream stigma.

82380Gladiolus gregarius29 Feb 1996B Luwiika
B Luwiika 227 P Goldblatt B Luwiika MO
Kaoma District; Along the Kaoma/Kasempa road 45.3 km from Kaoma town, near Kimbananga village, Chief Chitwa. 0Zambia B1290

Approx. 35 cm tall; leaves papery light green on both sides from a white-fleshed corm; corolla light pink; anthers purple.

82381Gladiolus gregarius11 Mar 1997HH Schmidt
HH Schmidt 2483 P Goldblatt MO
In Combretum-Brachystegia woodland, disturbed by human occupation. Gleysol soils with limestone outcrops. Kalomo District; Travelling northwest on the Kalomo Road (D 714), toward the southern entrance to Kafue National Park. Ca. 51 km from Kalomo. 1000Zambia S1200

Herb; 70 cm, erect from fibrous bulb. Leaves grey-green. Fruiting bracts papery, white to tan. Young fruits pale green. In rocks, protected areas.

82382Gladiolus gregarius18 Mar 1997HH Schmidt
HH Schmidt 2552 P Goldblatt MO
In miombo woodland, open meadow areas and streamside communities. Loose, well-drained substrate, lithosol-cambisol soils. Gwembe District; Travelling northwest on Gwembe/Munyumbwe Road. Ca. 24.2 km from Munyumbwe. 0Zambia1627D1 S1150

Herb; 60 cm, erect from fibrous bulb. Leaves dull grey-green. Infructescence bracts straw brown, papery. Young fruits whitish-green to brown. Common in grassy open areas.

82383Gladiolus gregarius09 Mar 1995MM Nawa
MM Nawa 192 P Goldblatt MO
In degraded woodland on sand, collections along Manyinga River in flooded area. Kabompo District; Kambyenyuna forest along the Kabompo-Mwinilunga Road ca. 11 km from the Loloma Hospital road junction in Manyinga. 0Zambia1324A4 B1140

Locally abundant; in woodland; flowers maroon-white and pink. Stigma white, anthers black; root a bulb.

82384Gladiolus gregarius16 Feb 1995NB Zimba
NB Zimba 547 P Goldblatt MO
Growing between rocksSolwezi District; Mulilanshima Hill along Solwezi-Mwinilunga Road. 0Zambia1125C4 W1470

Herb; rare, growing between rocks with underground corm. Flowers pink with streaks of cream.

82385Gladiolus gregarius22 Feb 1995NB Zimba
NB Zimba 633 P Goldblatt MO
among rocksMwinilunga District; Ikelenge; Milomba Hill, 12 km from turnoff of the Kalene Hill Road located 12.6 km from Ikelenge. 0Zambia1124A1 W1440

Herb; among rocks; to 30 cm; corm brown; base of lower leaves red-brown; flower buds green, bracts light brown; flowers cream with blood-red tints; bases of the tepals dark blood-red.

82386Gladiolus gregarius23 Jan 1993D Bolnick
D Bolnick 33 P Goldblatt MO
In wet grassland near limestone outcroppings.Farouk Nosarka's Farm 14 km W of Lusaka.0Zambia1528A3 C1000

Corm-forming perennial 70 cm tall; blackish-brown stamen; upper tepal dull red, two lower tepals to either side of lower middle with yellow patches on red background, other tepals white, tinged with red at tips.

82389Gladiolus melleri21 Nov 1993DK Harder
DK Harder 2064 P Goldblatt MO
Collections in grasslands along stream. Rocky soils, quartz sand and basalt outcrops. Kanona District; Kundalila Falls Picnic Area ca. 13 km S of Serenje-Mpika Hwy. at Kanona. 1210Zambia1330B1 C1570

Rare in woodland; lower leaves purple to green further up; inflorescence stalk purple; tepals red and white at base; anthers yellow, dark purple at tip; stigma light red.

82392Gladiolus unguiculatus09 Dec 1993DK Harder
DK Harder 2248 P Goldblatt MO
Mporokoso District; along Mporokoso-Kasama Road.0Zambia0930A4 N0

106206Habenaria goetzeana07 Feb 2018N Wightman
B Bytebier
F Llarena
N Wightman B Bytebier F Llarena BB3557 P Goldblatt K
Very wet grassland in between Uapaca woodland. Love N Light Lukupa
0Zambia1031A1 N1296

82958Moraea bella29 May 1994DK Harder
DK Harder 3282 P Goldblatt MO
Near Ikola hills in seasonal marsh and grassland area; grazed. Chinsali District; ca. 15 km E-NE of (D18) Mubanga-Kasama Road (RD66) between pumping station at Misale and Chunga villages.0Zambia0932C4 N1230

Rare at edge of marsh; leaves green, upper bracts red-brown; falls bright yellow with darker spots at throat; crests and rostellum bright yellow; bulb white.

82964Moraea natalensis25 Jan 1995DK Harder
DK Harder 2496 P Goldblatt MO
Collection near YWAM Camp. Lusaka District; Yielding Tree Farm; ca. 12 km W of intersection of Lumumba and Mungwi Roads; on Mungwi Road and ca. 1 km N of access road. 0Zambia1528A3 C1200

Occasional; herb to 0.5 m in disturbed grassland/woodland near footpath; "crests" and "falls" light purple, lighter at base and speckled with darker purple; young fruits green; seed light brown; outer corm tunic very light brown/tan.

83246Phoenix reclinata20 Jan 1928 AG Grant 4502 P Goldblatt MO

83555Savannosiphon euryphyllus29 Jan 1995DK Harder
DK Harder 2510 P Goldblatt MO
Collections from degraded and grazed miombo woodland with macrotermes mounds. Lusaka District; Jellis Farm; ca. 1.5 km from main gate towards houses.1450Zambia1528A4 C1380

Occasional on flanks of termite mounds; leaves light green; calyx green; all corolla parts white. Bulb covered with light brown, dry scales.


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-21

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2021). Flora of Mozambique: Records determined by Peter Goldblatt., retrieved 5 December 2021

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