Species within a genus

Genus: 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
CYANELLA (G)
Lady's Hand(Le) Raaptol
Family: TECOPHILAEACEAE
cyaneos, = dark blue: generally dark, dusky, murky; -ella, = diminutive.
(LS, BL)
Cyanella hyacinthoides (La)
Blue Lady's Hand(Wf) Klipraap(PS) Lady’s Hand Raapuintjie
Location: (F, K)
hyacinthus, = the hyacinth, not, however our hyacinth, but either the blue iris or fleur-de-lis; the corn-flag, or the rocket larkspur; a precious stone of the colour of a hyacinth (perhaps our sapphire or a dark-coloured amethyst); (hyacinth-blue) -oides, = like, resembling, having the form or nature of. See Hyacinthus** - Greek mythology.
(ld, BL, PG)
Cyanella lutea (La)
Yellow Lady's Hand(Wf) Five Fingers(PS)
Location: (F)
lutum, = a plant used in dyeing yellow, yellow-weed, dyer’s weed, weld; a yellow colour, yellow; -eus, = indicates material or colour or resemblance in quality. luteus, = golden-yellow, saffron-yellow, orange-yellow.
(ld, BL)