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Adam Zaluziansky von Zaluzian (1558-1613) botanist at Prague (Stearn, 1994) "a physician of Prague, author of Methodus Herbariae, 1592. Zaluziansky seems to have been a deservedly prominent botanist in his day, with some views on taxonomy quite advanced for his time."
wikipedia December 2013

Geographical distribution

  • Africa, Southern Africa, Cape Provinces
  • Africa, Southern Africa, Free State
  • Africa, Southern Africa, KwaZulu-Natal
  • Africa, Southern Africa, Lesotho

Zaluzianskya ovata (Benth.) Walp. 'Orange Eye'

Genus: Zaluzianskya
Species: ovata (Benth.) Walp.
Cultivar: 'Orange Eye'
Common names: night phlox 'Orange Eye'
Distribution summary: South Africa
Habit: Perennial
Hardiness: H4 - Hardy; average winter
Garden status: Not currently grown
Flowering months: June, July, August
Reason for growing: Commemorative

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