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Part of the Illustrated Handbook of Succulent Plants book series (SUCCPLANTS)


The nothogenus is presented in short form, including bibliographical citation, synonymy, parent genera, and etymology.

×Gastroloba D. M. Cumming (Bull. Afr. Succ. Pl. Soc. 9: 36, 1974). — Alooideae.

≡ Gasteria × Astroloba. Rowley (1982: 76) lists two known combinations, one of them formally named as G. apicroides (Baker) G. D. Rowley (≡ Gasteria apicroides Baker). Two further cultivars are described and illustrated by Mays (2009: 59).


  1. Mays, H. (2009) Hybrids & cultivars of the succulent Asphodelaceae. Volume 1. Aloe, Astroloba, Bulbine, Gasteria & nothogenera. St. Michaels on Wyre (GB): Harry Mays.Google Scholar
  2. Rowley, G. D. (1982) Intergeneric hybrids in succulents. Nation. Cact. Succ. J. 37(1): 2–6, (2): 45–49, (3): 76–80, (4): 119, ills.Google Scholar

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  1. 1.Sukkulenten-Sammlung ZürichGrün Stadt ZürichZürichSwitzerland

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