Scadoxus multiflorus

J.E. Shields
Mon, 28 Jun 2010 08:54:38 PDT
Yes, if you overlook my poor typing skills!


At 07:26 AM 6/28/2010 -0700, you wrote:
>Kew lists:
>Scadoxus multiflorus subsp. katharinae (Baker) Friis & Nordal, Norweg. J. 
>Bot. 23: 64 (1976).
>The SANBI online checklist has:
>Scadoxus multiflorus (Martyn) Raf. subsp. katharinae (Baker) Friis & Nordal
>Tropicos has this spelling as well.
>So it appears that most of the authorities are spelling it the same way as 
>the resources Jim mentioned in his email.
>Mary Sue
>>The correct spelling for the Scadoxus multiflorus subspecies is actually 
>>katharinea, named after Katharine Saunders .... Not a lot of people know that.

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