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Genus: Hermbstaedtia

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

About 15 species, native to Africa, with 12 species native to southern Africa.

Species native to southern Africa

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

Hermbstaedtia angolensis


Hermbstaedtia argenteiformis


Hermbstaedtia caffra


Hermbstaedtia capitata


Hermbstaedtia fleckii


Hermbstaedtia glauca


Hermbstaedtia linearis


Hermbstaedtia odorata

See Flora of Zimbabwe.


Hermbstaedtia rogersii


Hermbstaedtia scabra


Hermbstaedtia schaeferi


Hermbstaedtia spathulifolia



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