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Genus: Limeum

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: Limeaceae

About 26 species (Africa, S Asia) of which 17 are 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.

Limeum aethiopicum


Limeum africanum


Limeum arenicolum


Limeum argute-carinatum


Limeum deserticolum


Limeum dinteri


Limeum fenestratum

See Flora of Zimbabwe, where it is split into var. fenestratum and var. exalatum.


Limeum humifusum


Limeum littorale


Limeum myosotis


Limeum pauciflorum


Limeum pterocarpum

See Flora of Zimbabwe.


Limeum rhombifolium


Limeum subnudum


Limeum sulcatum

See Flora of Zimbabwe.


Limeum telephioides


Limeum viscosum

See Flora of Zimbabwe, where it is split into var. viscosum, var. krausii and var. dubium.


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