Collections made by Rosemary Grosvenor

Records: 23

The following is a list of the collections made by Rosemary Grosvenor in species name order. The records are of species which occur in Zimbabwe (either as a native/naturalised species or as a cultivated species).

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NoSpeciesRecord dateRecorder(s)Coll.Det.Conf.HerbariaHabitatLocationLoc code Outing codePlanted code Country QDSGrid ref.FZ DivAlt. (m)NotesLatLongLoc Acc Code
48745 Adiantum capillus-veneris30 Jun 1966RK Grosvenor
RK Grosvenor 150 SRGH
Growing beside a streamGalgary farm near Mazoe River0Zimbabwe1731C1C0

99114 Alysicarpus rugosus subsp. perennirufus1 Nov 1968RK Grosvenor
RK Grosvenor 452 SRGH
Waste groundNear Quendon and Gaul roads, Strathaven, Harare10Zimbabwe1731C3C0

[Position estimated]

117517 Anagallis arvensis subsp. arvensis Apr 1963RK Grosvenor
RK Grosvenor 24 SRGH
Meyrick Park, Harare10Zimbabwe1731C3C0

In flower and fruit. Cited in FZ 7(1), p. 190

21819 Asclepias cucullata subsp. scabrifolia27 Sep 1966RK Grosvenor
RK Grosvenor 198 K
Between Skeleton Pass and the plateau, Chimanimani0Mozambique1933C1 MS0

35947 Asplenium mannii2 Oct 1966RK Grosvenor
RK Grosvenor 266 SRGH
Forest Cloudlands, Vumba29,63,1560Zimbabwe1932B1VP713912E0

16367 Ceropegia chimanimaniensis12 Apr 1967RK Grosvenor
RK Grosvenor 395 SRGH
In grasslandNear St. George's Cave between the saddle and Poacher's Cave.330Zimbabwe E1520

25632 Dicliptera gillilandiorum2 Feb 1973RK Grosvenor
RK Grosvenor 820 SRGH
Growing on stony hillsideSentinel Ranch, c. 48 kms W of Beitbridge0Zimbabwe S0

1 m shrub with flowers ranging from white to mauve on different plants. See colour slide in SRGH.

22402 Equisetum ramosissimum subsp. ramosissimum12 Mar 1969RK Grosvenor
RK Grosvenor 477 SRGH
StreamsideHarare, Christon Bank, Botanic Garden Extension70Zimbabwe1731C3C0

22411 Equisetum ramosissimum subsp. ramosissimum12 Nov 1976RK Grosvenor
RK Grosvenor 876 SRGH
Patch of grassland near village, commonMutare, near Penhalonga0Zimbabwe1832D3E0

73941 Holubia saccata1 Feb 1973RK Grosvenor
RK Grosvenor 825 H-D Ihlenfeldt SRGH
Shashi Irrigation Scheme, South of Tuli Police Camp, Beitbridge District0Zimbabwe2229A2S540

to about 0.5m tall with pale yellow flowers and winged fruits.

22644 Huperzia gnidioides24 Sep 1966RK Grosvenor
RK Grosvenor 183 SRGH
Chimanimani, near hut0Zimbabwe1933C3WP02-12-E1525

74148 Indigofera hilaris1 Oct 1966RK Grosvenor
RK Grosvenor 251 SRGH
Martin Forest Reserve, Chimanimani District0Zimbabwe1932D2E1225

Cited in Flora Zambesiaca volume 3 part 4:218 (2012).

77419 Ipomoea atherstonei4 Dec 1966RK Grosvenor
RK Grosvenor 299 K
Mount Pleasant, Harare 10Zimbabwe1731C3C0

Record cited in FZ 9(1), p. 80.

68950 Kedrostis leloja17 Jan 1969RK Grosvenor
RK Grosvenor 469 SRGH
In Brachystegia woodlandAbout 1 mile on the Oswa rd off the Lion's Den - Mangula rd, Lomagundi.0Zimbabwe1730A1N1150

Climbing cucurbit

106525 (cultivated) Mansoa difficilis (cultivated)14 Dec 1977RK Grosvenor
RK Grosvenor 1357 SRGH
Garden ornamentalAvondale, Harare12Zimbabwe1731C3C0

Climber. Flowers very attractive purple, appear all at once in masses almost hiding the foliage but lasting less than 2 weeks.

42466 Marsilea ephippiocarpa21 May 1977RK Grosvenor
RK Grosvenor 550 SRGH
Growing in a dried up waterhole Road between Chuanja Hills and Chipinda pools, Gonarezhou, Chiredzi0Zimbabwe2131B4S0

97001 Parquetina calophylla30 May 1971RK Grosvenor
RK Grosvenor 572 HJT Venter SRGH
Forest patch dominated by several large Chlorophora (Milicia) excelsa trees.South bank of Lundi River, Nyahungwe, Gona Rhezou National Park. 1600Zimbabwe2132A3 S200

Somewhat woody climber

36221 Polystachya modesta4 Feb 1973RK Grosvenor
RK Grosvenor 808 SRGH
Nyoni Hill, overlooking Tokwe River, Chivi District0Zimbabwe2030D4 S0

Cited in Flora Zambesiaca Vol. 11 part 2: 340 (1998)

49365 Polystichum transvaalense1 Oct 1966RK Grosvenor
RK Grosvenor 264 JP Roux SRGH
By a streamMusapa mountain0Zimbabwe1932D2E0

53303 Pteris cretica1 Oct 1966RK Grosvenor
RK Grosvenor 263 SRGH
By a streamMusapa Mountain, Chimanimani district.0Zimbabwe1932D3E0

42032 Selaginella imbricata9 Jun 1966RK Grosvenor
RK Grosvenor 148 SRGH
In rock cracks in Julbernardia woodland Mwenda Research Station, above Ruziruhuru river est., Binga0Zimbabwe1727B2 N0

66585 Selago thyrsoidea var. austrorhodesica15 Apr 1963RK Grosvenor
RK Grosvenor 32 SRGH
Near Troutbeck, Nyanga District.1550Zimbabwe1832B2 E2100

Cited in Hilliard, O.M., The tribe Selagineae (Scrophulariaceae) (1999: 223)

79781 Xerophyta suaveolens var. suaveolens12 Sep 1967RK Grosvenor
RK Grosvenor 424 SRGH
Meyrick Park, Harare District10ZimbabweC0


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Zimbabwe: Collections made by Rosemary Grosvenor., retrieved 25 March 2023

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