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Genus: Lithospermum

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 I > Family: Boraginaceae

About 45 species, native mainly to temperate regions, with seven species native to southern Africa.

Species native to southern Africa

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

Lithospermum affine

 

Lithospermum afromontanum

 

Lithospermum cinereum

 

Lithospermum diversifolium

 

Lithospermum hirsutum

 

Lithospermum papillosum

 

Lithospermum scabrum

 

 


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