Sean Gildenhuys

written on Jul 11, 2020

Sean Dean Gildenhuys (1983-) was born in Mbombela, South Africa. He has been involved with the Succulent Societyof South Africa and with Gariep Plants and Kambroo Plants nurseries.

Gildenhuys in the Haworthia Society Convention, 2015
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Gildenhuys in the Haworthia Society Convention, 2015

In 2016, Gildenhuys and Klopper published A synoptic review and new infrageneric classification for the genus Haworthiopsis (Xanthorrhoeaceae: Asphodeloideae) in Phytotaxa. They adopted 6 sections formerly recognized under Haworthia subg. Hexangulares to Haworthiopsis.