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Genus: Trachyandra

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

About 56 species, all African. A total of 55 species are native in southern Africa, most of them in the winter rainfall area of the Western Cape. 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) and Flora of Zimbabwe.

Trachyandra acocksii

 

Trachyandra adamsonii

 

Trachyandra affinis

 

Trachyandra arenicola

 

Trachyandra aridimontana

 

Trachyandra arvensis

 

Trachyandra asperata

 

Trachyandra brachypoda

Trachyandra bulbinifolia

 

Trachyandra burkei

 

Trachyandra capillata

 

Trachyandra chlamydophylla

 

Trachyandra ciliata

 

Trachyandra dissecta

 

Trachyandra divaricata

Trachyandra ensifolia

 

Trachyandra erythrorrhiza

 

Trachyandra esterhuysenae

Trachyandra falcata

Trachyandra filiformis

Trachyandra flexifolia

 

Trachyandra gerrardii

 

Trachyandra giffenii

 

Trachyandra glandulosa

 

Trachyandra gracilenta

 

Trachyandra hantamensis

 

Trachyandra hirsuta

Trachyandra hirsutiflora

Trachyandra hispida

 

Trachyandra involucrata

Trachyandra jacquiniana

 

Trachyandra kamiesbergensis

 

Trachyandra karrooica

 

Trachyandra lanata

 

Trachyandra laxa

 

Trachyandra malosana

Recorded from Zimbabwe.

 

Trachyandra margaretae

 

Trachyandra montana

 

Trachyandra muricata

 

Trachyandra oligotricha

 

Trachyandra paniculata

 

Trachyandra patens

 

Trachyandra peculiaris

 

Trachyandra prolifera

 

Trachyandra reflexipilosa

 

Trachyandra revoluta

 

Trachyandra sabulosa

 

Trachyandra saltii

Trachyandra sanguinorhiza

 

Trachyandra scabra

 

Trachyandra smalliana

 

Trachyandra tabularis

 

Trachyandra thyrsoidea

 

Trachyandra tortilis

 

Trachyandra zebrina

 

Publications

  • Sölch, A., Roessler, H. & Merxmüller, H. 1970. Liliaceae. Prodromus einer flora von Südwestafrika 147: 1-75.

  

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