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
POLYGALACEAE (G)
Butterfly Bush Family(Wf)
polys, polle, poly, = (of number ), many; (of size), heavy; (of value), much; gala, = milk. (some European species supposedly increase the milk production of cows)
(LS, K3)
MURALTIA
Purple-gorse(Le) Skilpadbos
For Johannes von Muralt (1645-1733).**
(Ch)
NYLANDTIA
Tortoise Berry(Le) Skilpadbessie Bolbessie
For Pierre (Petrus - Peter) Nylandt.** Nylandtia spinosa was first described as Polygala spinosa by Linnaeus in 1751 and 1753. The Belgian botanist Barthelemy Dumortier (1822) recognized that it belonged to a genus different from Polygala and named it Nylandtia for some unknown reason.
(Ch)
POLYGALA (G)
Butterfly Bush(Le) Ertjieblom
polys, polle, poly, = (of number ), many; (of size), heavy; (of value), much; gala, = milk. (some European species supposedly increase the milk production of cows)
(LS, Le)