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Genus: Hermannia

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 > Rosids > Eurosid II > Order: Malvales > Family: Malvaceae

Formerly in Sterculiaceae. About 180 species, found mainly in Africa but also in America and Australia. The greatest diversity is in southern Africa with 148 species. 

Species native to southern Africa

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

Hermannia abrotanoides

 

Hermannia affinis

 

Hermannia alnifolia

 

Hermannia althaeifolia

 

Hermannia althaeoides

 

Hermannia amabilis

 

Hermannia amoena

 

Hermannia angularis

 

Hermannia antonii

 

Hermannia argillicola

 

Hermannia aspera

 

Hermannia auricoma

 

Hermannia bicolor

 

Hermannia boraginiflora

 

Hermannia brachymalla

 

Hermannia bryoniifolia

 

Hermannia burchellii

 

Hermannia burkei

 

Hermannia cernua

 

Hermannia coccocarpa

 

Hermannia comosa

 

Hermannia complicata

 

Hermannia concinnifolia

 

Hermannia confusa

 

Hermannia conglomerata

 

Hermannia cordata

 

Hermannia cordifolia

 

Hermannia cristata

 

Hermannia cuneifolia

 

Hermannia damarana

 

Hermannia decipiens

 

Hermannia decumbens

 

Hermannia denudata

 

Hermannia depressa

See Flora of Zimbabwe.

 

Hermannia desertorum

 

Hermannia dichroma

 

Hermannia diffusa

 

Hermannia disermifolia

 

Hermannia disticha

 

Hermannia diversistipula

 

Hermannia eenii

 

Hermannia elliottiana

 

Hermannia engleri

 

Hermannia ernesti-ruschii

 

Hermannia erodioides

 

Hermannia filifolia

 

Hermannia flammea

 

Hermannia flammula

 

Hermannia floribunda

 

Hermannia fruticulosa

 

Hermannia gariepina

 

Hermannia geniculata

 

Hermannia gerrardii

 

Hermannia glabrata

 

Hermannia glanduligera

See Flora of Zimbabwe.

 

Hermannia glandulosissima

 

Hermannia gracilis

 

Hermannia grandiflora

 

Hermannia grandifolia

 

Hermannia grandistipula

 

Hermannia grisea

 

Hermannia grossularifolia

 

Hermannia guerkeana

 

Hermannia helianthemum

 

Hermannia helicoidea

 

Hermannia heterophylla

 

Hermannia hispidula

 

Hermannia holosericea

 

Hermannia hyssopifolia

 

Hermannia incana

 

Hermannia involucrata

 

Hermannia jacobeifolia

 

Hermannia johanssenii

 

Hermannia joubertiana

 

Hermannia juttae

 

Hermannia lacera

 

Hermannia lancifolia

 

Hermannia lavandulifolia

 

Hermannia leucantha

 

Hermannia linearifolia

 

Hermannia linifolia

 

Hermannia linnaeoides

 

Hermannia macra

 

Hermannia malvifolia

 

Hermannia marginata

 

Hermannia merxmuelleri

 

Hermannia micrantha

 

Hermannia micropetala

 

Hermannia minimifolia

 

Hermannia minutifolia

 

Hermannia modesta

[= Hermannia kirkii]

See Flora of Zimbabwe.

 

Hermannia montana

 

Hermannia mucronulata

 

Hermannia muirii

 

Hermannia multiflora

 

Hermannia muricata

 

Hermannia oblongifolia

 

Hermannia odorata

 

Hermannia oligosperma

 

Hermannia oliveri

Recorded from Zimbabwe.

 

Hermannia parviflora

 

Hermannia parvula

 

Hermannia paucifolia

 

Hermannia pfeilii

 

Hermannia pillansii

 

Hermannia pinnata

 

Hermannia prismatocarpa

 

Hermannia procumbens

 

Hermannia pulchella

 

Hermannia pulverata

 

Hermannia quartiniana

See Flora of Zimbabwe.

 

Hermannia rautanenii

 

Hermannia repetenda

 

Hermannia rigida

 

Hermannia rudis

 

Hermannia rugosa

 

Hermannia saccifera

 

Hermannia salviifolia

 

Hermannia sandersonii

 

Hermannia scabra

 

Hermannia scabricaulis

 

Hermannia schlechteriana

 

Hermannia scordifolia

 

Hermannia seineri

 

Hermannia sisymbriifolia

 

Hermannia solaniflora

 

Hermannia spinosa

 

Hermannia staurostemon

 

Hermannia stellulata

 

Hermannia stipitata

 

Hermannia stipulacea

 

Hermannia stricta

 

Hermannia suavis

 

Hermannia sulcata

 

Hermannia ternifolia

 

Hermannia tigrensis

 

Hermannia tomentosa

 

Hermannia torrei

Recorded from Mozambique.

 

Hermannia transvaalensis

 

Hermannia trifoliata

 

Hermannia trifurca

 

Hermannia umbratica

 

Hermannia velutina

 

Hermannia veronicifolia

 

Hermannia vestita

 

Hermannia violacea

 

Hermannia viscosa

 

Hermannia woodii

 

 


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