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
Lachenalia(Le) Viooltjie
For Professor Werner de Lachenal (1736-1800).**
Lachenalia bulbifera (L)
Common Woollyhead(PS) Rooinaeltjie
Location: (F, K)
bulbus, = a bulb, bulbous root, an onion; fero, ferre, = to bear, carry, bring.
Lachenalia elegans var. elegans (La)

Location: (K)
elegans, = choice, nice, fine, neat, tasteful, elegant.
Lachenalia fistulosa (La)

Location: (F)
fistula, = a pipe, tube; a hollow reed stalk, a reed, cane; -osus, = indicates abundance or full or marked development. fistulosus, = pipe saped, full of holes, porous.
(ld, BL)
Lachenalia montana (La)

Location: (F)
mons, montis, = a mountain, mount; -anus, = belonging to, connected with, pertaining to, used to form adjectives from nouns, particularly from geographical and personal names. montanus, = of or belonging to a mountain, mountain-.
(ld, BL)
Lachenalia orchioides var. orchioides (G, La)
Groenviooltjie(PS) Wild Hyacinth
Location: (F, K, P)
orchis, = a testicle, the testicles; orchis, = a kind of olive of an oblong shape; another plant, so called because of the shape of its roots, the orchis, apparently shaped like a testicle. orchis, = orchid (Pliny); -oides, = like, resembling, having the form or nature of.
(LS, ld, Ca, BL)
Lachenalia peersii
Bekkies (Sw)
Location: (F, K, P)
For Victor Stanley Peers (1874-1940).**
Lachenalia rosea (La)

Location: (K, P)
rosa, = a rose; the rose-bush, rose-tree; -eus, =indicates material or colour resemblance in quality. roseus, = of roses; rose coloured, rosy; ruddy, blooming. (erubescent, reddening)
(ld, BL)
Lachenalia rubida var. rubida (La)
Ruby Lachenalia(Wf) Bergnaeltjie(PS) Rooiviooltjie Sandkalossie
Location: (F)
ruber, ruberus, = red, ruddy; -idus, = indicates a state or action in progress. rubidus, = red, reddish, dark red. (reddish)
(ld, BL)
Lachenalia unifolia var. wrightii (La)

Location: (F)
unus, = one, alone,only, sole, single; folium, = a leaf. For Felix Binns Wright (1907- ).**
(ld, Ch)