Haworthia bolusii

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Haworthia bolusii
Haworthia bolusii in Hong Kong Park.jpg
Haworthia bolusii plant in Hong Kong Park.
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Asphodelaceae
Subfamily: Asphodeloideae
Genus: Haworthia
Species: H. bolusii
Binomial name
Haworthia bolusii
  • Catevala bolusii (Baker) Kuntze
  • Haworthia arachnoidea var. bolusii (Baker) Halda
  • Haworthia blackbeardiana Poelln.
  • Haworthia inermis Poelln.
  • Haworthia batteniae C.L.Scott

Haworthia bolusii is a species of Haworthia that was originally described by John Gilbert Baker in 1880.[2]

It is closely related to the neighbouring species to the west, Haworthia decipiens, and it is native to the northern part of the Eastern Cape Province in South Africa.[1][3][4]

  1. Haworthia bolusii var. blackbeardiana (Poelln.) M.B.Bayer
  2. Haworthia bolusii var. bolusii


  1. ^ a b c Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families
  2. ^ International Organization for Plant Information (IOPI). "Plant Name Search Results" (HTML). International Plant Names Index. Retrieved 21 December 2012. 
  3. ^ Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14.: i-vi, 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  4. ^ Zietsman, P.C. & Smith, G.F. (2010). Occurrence of Haworthia bolusii var. blackbeardiana in the Free State, South Africa. Bothalia 40: 58.