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Genus: Delosperma

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Eudicotyledons > Core Eudicots > Order: Caryophyllales > Family: Aizoaceae > Subfamily: Ruschioideae > Delosperma group

About 163 species, with 147 species native to South Africa. The remaining species occur in East Africa, Ethiopia, Arabia and the Yemen.

Species native to southern Africa

List from Plants of Southern Africa - an Online Checklist (SANBI), Flora of Zimbabwe and Flora of Mozambique.

Delosperma aberdeenense

 

Delosperma acocksii

 

Delosperma acuminatum

 

Delosperma adelaidense

 

Delosperma aereum

 

Delosperma affine

 

Delosperma algoense

 

Delosperma aliwalense

 

Delosperma alpinum

[= Ectotropis alpina]

 

Delosperma alticola

 

Delosperma annulare

 

Delosperma ashtonii

 

Delosperma basuticum

 

Delosperma brevipetalum

 

Delosperma brevisepalum

 

Delosperma brunnthaleri

 

Delosperma burtoniae

 

Delosperma caespitosum

 

Delosperma calitzdorpense

 

Delosperma calycinum

 

Delosperma carolinense

 

Delosperma carterae

 

Delosperma clavipes

 

Delosperma cloeteae

 

Delosperma concavum

 

Delosperma congestum

 

Delosperma cooperi

 

Delosperma crassuloides

 

Delosperma crassum

 

Delosperma cronemeyerianum

 

Delosperma davyi

 

Delosperma deilanthoides

 

Delosperma deleeuwiae

 

Delosperma denticulatum

 

Delosperma dunense

 

Delosperma dyeri

 

Delosperma echinatum

 

Delosperma ecklonis

 

Delosperma erectum

 

Delosperma esterhuyseniae

 

Delosperma ficksburgense

 

Delosperma floribundum

 

Delosperma framesii

 

Delosperma fredericii

 

Delosperma frutescens

 

Delosperma galpinii

 

Delosperma gautengense

 

Delosperma gerstneri

 

Delosperma giffenii

 

Delosperma gracile

 

Delosperma gramineum

 

Delosperma grantiae

 

Delosperma gratiae

 

Delosperma guthriei

 

Delosperma herbeum

 

Delosperma hirtum

 

Delosperma hollandii

 

Delosperma imbricatum

 

Delosperma inaequale

 

Delosperma incomptum

 

Delosperma inconspicuum

 

Delosperma intonsum

 

Delosperma invalidum

 

Delosperma jansei

 

Delosperma karrooicum

 

Delosperma katbergense

 

Delosperma klinghardtianum

 

Delosperma knox-daviesii

 

Delosperma kofleri

 

Delosperma lavisiae

 

Delosperma laxipetalum

 

Delosperma lebomboense

 

Delosperma leendertziae

 

Delosperma leightoniae

 

Delosperma liebenbergii

 

Delosperma lineare

 

Delosperma litorale

 

Delosperma lootsbergense

 

Delosperma luckhoffii

 

Delosperma luteum

 

Delosperma lydenburgense

 

Delosperma macellum

 

Delosperma macrostigma

 

Delosperma mahonii

 

Delosperma mariae

 

Delosperma maxwellii

 

Delosperma monanthemum

 

Delosperma muirii

 

Delosperma multiflorum

 

Delosperma neethlingiae

 

Delosperma nelii

 

Delosperma nubigenum

 

Delosperma obtusum

 

Delosperma ornatulum

 

Delosperma pachyrhizum

 

Delosperma pageanum

 

Delosperma pallidum

 

Delosperma parviflorum

 

Delosperma patersoniae

 

Delosperma peersii

 

Delosperma peglerae

 

Delosperma pilosulum

 

Delosperma platysepalum

 

Delosperma pondoense

Delosperma pondoense

Delosperma pottsii

 

Delosperma prasinum

 

Delosperma purpureum

 

Delosperma repens

 

Delosperma reynoldsii

 

Delosperma rileyi

 

Delosperma robustum

 

Delosperma rogersii

 

Delosperma roseopurpureum

 

Delosperma saturatum

 

Delosperma saxicola

 

Delosperma scabripes

 

Delosperma smytheae

 

Delosperma sphalmanthoides

 

Delosperma stenandrum

 

Delosperma steytlerae

Recorded from Zimbabwe. See Flora of Zimbabwe.

 

Delosperma subclavatum

 

Delosperma subincanum

 

Delosperma subpetiolatum

 

Delosperma sulcatum

 

Delosperma sutherlandii

 

Delosperma suttoniae

 

Delosperma testaceum

 

Delosperma tradescantioides

 

Delosperma truteri

 

Delosperma uitenhagense

 

Delosperma uncinatum

 

Delosperma uniflorum

 

Delosperma vandermerwei

 

Delosperma velutinum

 

Delosperma verecundum

 

Delosperma vernicolor

 

Delosperma versicolor

 

Delosperma vinaceum

 

Delosperma virens

 

Delosperma vogtsii

 

Delosperma waterbergense

 

Delosperma wethamae

 

Delosperma wilmaniae

 

Delosperma wiumii

 

Delosperma zeederbergii

 

Delosperma zoeae

 

Delosperma zoutpansbergense

 

Publications

  • Chesselet, P., Burgoyne, P.M., Klak, C., Kurzweil, H., Dold, A.P., Griffin, N.J. and Smith, G.F. 2003. Mesembryanthemaceae. In Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds), Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14: 633-738. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria. 

 

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