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
GAZANIA (G)
Gazania(Le) Gousblom Botterblom
Family: ASTERACEAE
gaza, = the royal treasure, riches. (a Persian word). Usually reported as honouring Theodorus Gaza (1398-1478). **
(LS, Ch)
Gazania pectinata (La)
Comb-leaved Gazania(Wf) Gousblom (Vo)
Location: (F, K)
pectino, = to comb, card, heckle; pecten, pectinis, = an instrument for heckling flax or combing wool, a comb, card, heckle; -atus, = indicates possession or likeness. (pectinate; with narrow close-set divisions like a comb)
(ld, BL)
Gazania rigens var. uniflora (La)
Rankgousblom (Sw)
Location: (F)
rrigeo, rigens, = to be stiff, stiffen; (stiff, rigid, unbendable) unus, = one, alone,only, sole, single; flos, floris, = a blossom, flower. (single-flowered)
(ld, BL)
Gazania serrata (La)
Botterblom(PS)
Location: (K)
serra, = a saw; -atus, = indicates possession or likeness. serratus,= saw shaped, serrated. (serrate, i.e. saw-edged with sharp teeth pointing forwards, as opposed to ‘retroserratus’, with teeth pointing backward)
(ld, BL)