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Genus: Annesorhiza

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 > Asterids > Euasterid II > Order: Apiales > Family: Apiaceae)

The 14 species are all native to southern Africa.

Species native to southern Africa

List from Plants of southern Africa - an online checklist (SANBI)

Annesorhiza altiscapa

Suurlemoenseldery [Afrikaans]

See Nieuwoudtville wild flowers by John Manning & Peter Goldblatt p. 162.

Annesorhiza burttii


Annesorhiza calcicola


Annesorhiza fibrosa


Annesorhiza filicaulis


Annesorhiza flagellifolia


Annesorhiza grandiflora


Annesorhiza lateriflora


Annesorhiza latifolia


Annesorhiza macrocarpa


Annesorhiza nuda


Annesorhiza schlechteri


Annesorhiza thunbergii


Annesorhiza wilmsii



  • Burtt, B.L. 1991. Umbelliferae of southern Africa: an introduction and annotated checklist. Edinburgh Journal of Botany 48: 133-282.

  • Van Wyk, B.-E. & Tilney, P.M. 1994. The taxonomic value of fruit wall structure in the genus Annesorhiza (Apiaceae). South African Journal of Botany 60: 240 244.

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