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Genus: Passerina

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Eudicotyledons > Order: Malvales > Family: Thymelaeaceae

Twenty species, all native to southern Africa. Most of the species are native to the western Cape and Eastern Cape.

Species native to southern Africa

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

Passerina burchellii


Passerina comosa


Passerina corymbosa


Passerina drakensbergensis


Passerina ericoides


Passerina esterhuyseniae


Passerina falcifolia


Passerina filiformis


Passerina galpinii


Passerina montana


Passerina montivaga


Passerina nivicola


Passerina obtusifolia


Passerina paleacea


Passerina paludosa


Passerina pendula


Passerina quadrifaria


Passerina rigida


Passerina rubra


Passerina truncata


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