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
GERBERA
African Daisy (Le) Gerbera (Wf)
Family: ASTERACEAE
For Traugott Gerber (1710-1743), and his brother Fr. Gerber.**
(Ch)
Gerbera crocea (La)
Dialsabossie(PS) Dialsatee
Location: (F, K)
crocus, = saffron; Crocus or Crocos**, a youth who metamorphosed into a saffron flower; -eus, =indicates material or colour resemblance in quality. croceus, = of or pertaining to saffron, saffron; saffron- coloured, yellow, golden. (saffron yellow, cadmium yellow, from the stigmas of the Crocus sativus)
(ld, BL)
Gerbera linnaei
Varingblom(PS)
Location: (K)
For Carl von Linné (Linnaeus) (1707-1778);**
(Ch)
Gerbera piloselloides (La)
Swarttee(PS) Ubulawu Umqwashu
Location: (F)
pilus, = hair, the hair; -osus, = indicates abundance or full or marked development. pilosus, = hairy, shaggy; (pilose, hairy with distinct long ascending hairs) -ellus, = diminutive; -oides, = like, resembling, having the form or nature of. (hairy)
(ld, BL)
Gerbera tomentosa (La)
Tontelblaarbossie(PS)
Location: (F, K)
tomentum, = a stuffing for cushions (e.g. of wool, hair, feathers, straw, etc.) (tomentose, matted woolly down on stems and leaves) -osus, = indicates abundance or full or marked development. (tomentose; thickly and evenly covered with short more or less appressed curled or curved matted hairs)
(ld, BL)