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Genus: Bulbinella

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

A total of 23 species, with 17 native to southern Africa and six native to New Zealand. Previously in the Asphodelaceae, which has been sunk under Xanthorrhoeaceae.

Species native to southern Africa

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

Bulbinella barkeriae

 

Bulbinella cauda-felis

Bulbinella chartacea

 

Bulbinella ciliolata

Bulbinella divaginata

Bulbinella eburniflora

Bulbinella elata

Bulbinella elegans

Bulbinella gracilis

 

Bulbinella graminifolia

 

Bulbinella latifolia

Bulbinella nana

 

Bulbinella nutans (Waterkatstert)

Bulbinella potbergensis

 

Bulbinella punctulata

Bulbinella trinervis

 

Bulbinella triquetra

 

Publications

  • Perry,, P.L. 1987. A synoptic review of the genus Bulbinella (Asphodelaceae) in South Africa. South African Journal of Botany 53: 431-444.

  • Perry, P.L. 1999. Bulbinella in South Africa. Strelitzia 8: 1-78.

 

 

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