Genera within a family

Family: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
CAMPANULACEAE (La)
Bellflower Family(Wf)
campana, = a bell; -ulus, = diminutive.
(ld, BL)
For Marie Philippe Mercier (1781-1831).**
(Ch)
MICROCODON (G)
Cluster Bell (Wf)
mikros, = little, small; petty, mean, trivial insignificant; codon, = a bell. (flower shape)
(LS, Le)
PRISMATOCARPUS (G)
Prismbell (Wf)
prisis, = a sawing; prismaticus, = having several longitudinal angles and intermediate flat surfaces; prisma,= prism; -atus, = indicates possession or likeness; carpos, = fruit. (prism-shaped; having several longitudinal angles and intermediate flat surfaces) (slender ovary becomes greatly elongated)
(LS, BL, Ox, Le)
ROELLA
Cape Bellflower (Le) Roella (Wf)
For Willem (Wilhelm) Roell (18th c.).**
(Ch)
siphon, = a reed, straw, any tube; (tube, pipe) codon, = a bell. (shape of corolla tube)
(LS, BL, Le)
For Alexander Johann August Treichel (1837-1901).**
(K3)
WAHLENBERGIA
African Bluebell(Le) Blouklokkie (Wf) Harebell
For George Göran Wahlenberg of Uppsala (1780-1851).**
(Ch)