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
DIOSPYROS (G)
Persimmon(Le) Tolbos
Family: EBENACEAE
dios, = godlike, excellent, mighty; divine, marvellous Dios, = Zeus**. puros, = a grain of wheat, from pur (the fire of Jove; i.e. lightning), because of its flame colour when ripe. (diospyros in Latin was a plant with an edible fruit. Some species have edible fruits.)
(LS, Le)
Diospyros glabra (La)
Bloubekbessie(PS) Fynbos Star-apple Kraaibessie
Location: (F, K)
glaber, glabra, = without hair, smooth, bald; (glabrous; smooth, hairless)
(ld, BL)