Records determined by Peter Goldblatt

Determinations: 18

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 erythranthus7 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.

82747Afrosolen schimperi2 Mar 1997DK Harder
DK Harder 3961 P Goldblatt MO
At base of Chilamalila Hill in grazed thorn scrub with large boulders and rocky soils. Gwembe District; 19.1 km W of intersection of road to Sinazongwe and Choma-Maamba Road; then S then E 6.2 km on road towards Sialwala Primary School; also Maamba Waterworks. 0Zambia1727A4 S420

Among grasses, rare; past flowering; corolla tubes appear white, turning red; tunic over bulbs brown.

95227Afrosolen schimperi23 Feb 1956B de Winter
W Marais
B de Winter 4820 P Goldblatt WIND
Caprivi: Caprivi side or river at Andara Mission Station.0Namibia (Caprivi Strip)1821A2 0

Herb; Notes: Perennial herb with flat stems. Flowers with long tube, pure white. Growing in crevices on rocky outcrop.

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.

82289Ferraria glutinosa22 Feb 1995NB Zimba
NB Zimba 632 P Goldblatt MO
Mwinilunga District; Ikelenge; Milomba Hill, 12 km from turnoff of the Kalene Hill Road located 12.6 km from Ikelenge. 0Zambia1124A1 W1440

Herb; rocky habitat; 1 m; tubers multiple, brown, sometimes white; a weak potato smell when cut; stem green with brownish sticky portions towards apex; flowers brownish; fruits 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 atropurpureus7 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.

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 unguiculatus9 Dec 1993DK Harder
DK Harder 2248 P Goldblatt MO
Mporokoso District; along Mporokoso-Kasama Road.0Zambia0930A4 N0

106186Habenaria retinervis5 Feb 2018N Wightman
B Bytebier
N Wightman B Bytebier BB3541 P Goldblatt K
Miombo woodland. Along the road towards the camp. 580Zambia1231A3 N1470

106190Habenaria retinervis5 Feb 2018N Wightman
B Bytebier
N Wightman B Bytebier BB3541 P Goldblatt K
Miombo woodland. Along the road towards the camp. 580Zambia1231A3 N1470

106183Liparis nervosa4 Feb 2018N Wightman
B Bytebier
N Wightman B Bytebier BB3539 P Goldblatt K
At edge of dambo in full sunlight. Dambo above falls. 580Zambia1330A2 C1490

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


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-21

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2021). Flora of Zimbabwe: Records determined by Peter Goldblatt., retrieved 17 September 2021

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