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Heteropyxis (Lavender tree family)

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: Myrtales > Family: Myrtaceae

Three species, all of which are native to southern Africa. This genus is sometimes placed in its own family, the Heteropyxidae.

Species native to southern Africa

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

Heteropyxis canescens

 

Heteropyxis dehniae

See Flora of Zimbabwe.

 

Heteropyxis natalensis (Lavender tree)

 
 

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