Asphodelaceae occurrence of Haworthia Bolusii var. blackbeardiana in the Free State, South Africa

24 Mar 2011

The genus Haworthia Duval, which consists of ± 85 species and 200 taxa, is endemic to southern Africa (Bayer et al. 1999). It occurs predominantly in the Western and Eastern Cape Provinces, with outliers extending into Namibia and Mozambique. Haworthia bolusii var. blackbeardiana was recently found in the Rouxville District, Free State.