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
BRUNIA
Snowbush (Wf)
Family: BRUNIACEAE
For Dr. Alexander Brown (fl. 1692 - 1698)**
(Ch)
Brunia africana (La)
Stream Bush (Vo)
Location: (F, K)
Africa, = Africa; -anus, = belonging to, connected with, pertaining to, used to form adjectives from nouns, particularly from geographical and personal names. (from Africa) africanus, = pertaining to Africa, African.
(BL, ld)
Brunia albiflora
Coffee Bush(Vo)
Location: (F, K)
Now Berzilia albiflora
(ga)
Brunia alopecuroides
Red Berries(Vo)
Location: (F, K)
Now Berzelia alopecuroides
(ga)
Brunia cordata (La)
Heart-leaf Brunia (Vo)
Location: (F)
cor, cordis = the heart; -atus, = indicates possession or likeness. (cordate; with two equal rounded lobes at the base)
(ld, BL)
Brunia fragarioides (La)

Location: (K)
ffraga, fragorum, = strawberries; fragum, = a strawberry-plant; -alis, -aris, = belonging or pertaining to, resembling, provided with.; -oides, = like, resembling, having the form or nature of.
(ld, BL)
Brunia laevis (La)
Grey Snowbush(Wf) Stompie (Vo)
Location: (F, K)
laevis, levis, = smooth, smoothed, not rough (opposite of asper, rough); (smooth, free from unevenness, hairs or roughness)
(ld, BL)
Brunia microphylla (G)
False Cedar (Vo)
Location: (F, K)
mikros, = little, small; petty, mean, trivial insignificant; phyllon, = a leaf.
(LS)
Brunia monogyna (G)

Location: (F, K)
monos, = alone, only; (alone, solitary) gyne, = a woman; gyn-, = female or pertaining to female organs; -gynous, = having female organs or pistils. (with one style or carpel)
(LS, BL, Ox)
Brunia nodiflora (La)
Fonteinbos(PS)
Location: (F, K)
nodus, = a knot, knob, node; -ulus, = diminutive; nodulus, = a little knot. flos, floris, = a blossom, flower.
(ld, BL)
Brunia paleacea (La)
Bergstompie (Vo)
Location: (F, K)
palea, = = chaff, dross, straw; -aceus, = indicates resemblance. (chaffy, of chaff-like texture) (covered with small, weak, erect, membranous scales, resembling the paleae of Grasses)
(ld, BL)
Brunia purpurea (La)

Location: (K)
purpureus, = purple-coloured, purple; -eus, = indicates material or colour or resemblance in quality. (purple ‘dull red with a slight dash of blue’)
(ld, BL)
Brunia stokoei

Location: (K)
Now Berzelia stokoei
(PS)
Brunia virgata (La)

Location: (K)
vvirga, = a slender green branch, a twig, sprout, switch, rod; (slender green branch, twig, scion, stripe) -atus, = indicates possession or likeness. virgatus, = made of twigs or osiers. (twiggy, long and slender, or streaked, rod-like)
(ld, BL)