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Genus: Drosanthemum

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

A total of 109 species, native to Namibia and western, southern and central South Africa.

Species native to southern Africa

List from Plants of Southern Africa - an Online Checklist (SANBI).

Drosanthemum acuminatum


Drosanthemum acutifolium


Drosanthemum albens


Drosanthemum albiflorum


Drosanthemum ambiguum


Drosanthemum anomalum


Drosanthemum archeri


Drosanthemum attenuatum


Drosanthemum aureopurpureum


Drosanthemum austricola


Drosanthemum autumnale


Drosanthemum barkerae


Drosanthemum bellum


Drosanthemum bicolor


Drosanthemum breve


Drosanthemum brevifolium


Drosanthemum calycinum


Drosanthemum candens


Drosanthemum capillare


Drosanthemum cereale


Drosanthemum chrysum


Drosanthemum collinum


Drosanthemum comptonii


Drosanthemum concavum


Drosanthemum crassum


Drosanthemum croceum


Drosanthemum curtophyllum


Drosanthemum cymiferum


Drosanthemum deciduum


Drosanthemum dejagerae


Drosanthemum delicatulum


Drosanthemum dipageae


Drosanthemum diversifolium


Drosanthemum duplessiae


Drosanthemum eburneum


Drosanthemum edwardsiae


Drosanthemum erigeriflorum


Drosanthemum expersum


Drosanthemum filiforme


Drosanthemum flammeum


Drosanthemum flavum


Drosanthemum floribundum


Drosanthemum fourcadei


Drosanthemum framesii


Drosanthemum fulleri


Drosanthemum giffenii


Drosanthemum glabrescens


Drosanthemum globosum


Drosanthemum godmaniae


Drosanthemum gracillimum


Drosanthemum hallii


Drosanthemum hirtellum


Drosanthemum hispidum


Drosanthemum hispifolium


Drosanthemum inornatum


Drosanthemum insolitum


Drosanthemum intermedium


Drosanthemum jamesii


Drosanthemum karrooense


Drosanthemum latipetalum


Drosanthemum lavisii


Drosanthemum laxum


Drosanthemum leipoldtii


Drosanthemum leptum


Drosanthemum lignosum


Drosanthemum lique


Drosanthemum longipes


Drosanthemum luederitzii


Drosanthemum macrocalyx


Drosanthemum maculatum


Drosanthemum marinum


Drosanthemum mathewsii


Drosanthemum micans


Drosanthemum muiri


Drosanthemum nordenstamii


Drosanthemum oculatum


Drosanthemum opacum


Drosanthemum pallens


Drosanthemum papillatum


Drosanthemum parvifolium


Drosanthemum pauper


Drosanthemum pickhardii


Drosanthemum praecultum


Drosanthemum prostratum


Drosanthemum pulchellum


Drosanthemum pulchrum


Drosanthemum pulverulentum


Drosanthemum quadratum


Drosanthemum ramosissimum


Drosanthemum salicola


Drosanthemum schoenlandianum


Drosanthemum semiglobosum


Drosanthemum speciosum


Drosanthemum splendens


Drosanthemum stokoei


Drosanthemum striatum


Drosanthemum strictifolium


Drosanthemum subclausum


Drosanthemum subcompressum


Drosanthemum subplanum


Drosanthemum subspinosum


Drosanthemum tardum


Drosanthemum thudichumii


Drosanthemum tuberculiferum


Drosanthemum vandermerwei


Drosanthemum vespertinum


Drosanthemum wittebergense


Drosanthemum worcesterense


Drosanthemum zygophylloides




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