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Pachypodium saundersii N.E.Br.
Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew (1892) 126
Family: APOCYNACEAE

Accepted Scientific Name: Pachypodium lealii subs. saundersii (N.E.Br.) G.D.Rowley
Natl. Cact. Succ. J. 28(1): 4 (1973)

Pachypodium saundersii (Pachypodium lealii subs. saundersii) Photo by: K.k. Agrawal

Synonyms:

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Accepted name in llifle Database:
Pachypodium lealii Welw.
Trans. Linn. Soc. London 27(1): 45. 1869 [24 Dec 1869]
Synonymy: 2 Accepted name in llifle Database:
Pachypodium lealii subs. saundersii (N.E.Br.) G.D.Rowley
Natl. Cact. Succ. J. 28(1): 4 (1973)
Synonymy: 2
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Common Names include:
ENGLISH: Kudu Lily, Rathbonia
AFRIKAANS (Afrikaans): Koedoelelie
CHINESE (中文): 白馬城
LITHUANIAN (Lietuvių): Tankiašakis tukvis
RUSSIAN (Русский): Звезда Лунди, Паxиподиум Сондерса
SWEDISH (Svenska): Silverökenstjärna
ZULU (isiZulu): Insema-yamatshe, Isihlehle

Subspecies, varieties, forms and cultivars of plants belonging to the Pachypodium lealii group

  • Pachypodium lealii Welw.: Shrubby irregularly branched up to 1 m in diameter at the base erect or tree-like tapering or bottle-shaped with silvery bark. The branches are succulent about 1 (or more) cm in diameter
  • Pachypodium lealii subs. saundersii (N.E.Br.) G.D.Rowley: Shrubby to sprawling with a broad, bulbous base from which multiple trunks sprout. It produces terminal clusters of large white flowers tinged with purple.

24694 xero Xero Sicyos
Pachypodium saundersii (Pachypodium lealii subs. saundersii) Photo by: Xero Sicyos
3152 andrea Andrea B.
Pachypodium saundersii (Pachypodium lealii subs. saundersii) Photo by: Andrea B.

19521 giuseppe2 Giuseppe Distefano
Pachypodium saundersii (Pachypodium lealii subs. saundersii) Photo by: Giuseppe Distefano
24981 josef Josef Cycad Perner
60 cm caudex diameter at Cycad International, Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia. Zamia furfuracea on the Left. (Pachypodium lealii subs. saundersii) Photo by: Josef Cycad Perner

21711 agrawal K.k. Agrawal
Pachypodium saundersii (Pachypodium lealii subs. saundersii) Photo by: K.k. Agrawal
24695 xero Xero Sicyos
Pachypodium saundersii (Pachypodium lealii subs. saundersii) Photo by: Xero Sicyos

21712 agrawal K.k. Agrawal
Pachypodium saundersii (Pachypodium lealii subs. saundersii) Photo by: K.k. Agrawal
24982 josef Josef Cycad Perner
60 cm caudex diameter at Cycad International, Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia. (Pachypodium lealii subs. saundersii) Photo by: Josef Cycad Perner


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