Flora of Caprivi: Utilities: List of family vernacular names

Click on a letter below to take you to the first family whose name begins with that letter.

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

A
Adder's-tongue family (Cultivated family)
African potato family (Cultivated family)
African violet family (Cultivated family)
Amaranth or pigweed family
Amaryllis or vlei-lily family
Arum family
Asparagus family
Asphodel family

B
Banana family (Cultivated family)
Baobab family
Barleria family
Beefwood family (Cultivated family)
Begonia family (Cultivated family)
Bellflower family
Bersama family (Cultivated family)
Bixa family (Cultivated family)
Bladderwort family
Borage family
Bougainvillea family
Bracken and ground ferns
Brakes (Cultivated family)
Broomrape family
Buffalo-thorn family
Bulrush family
Busy-Lizzie family (Cultivated family)
Buttercup family

C
Cabbage family (Cultivated family)
Cactus family
Calthrop family
Cape pondweed family
Caper family
Carrot family
Cheesewood family (Cultivated family)
Chickweed family
Citrus family
Cliff brakes and lip ferns (Cultivated family)
Climbing ferns (Cultivated family)
Clubmoss family (Cultivated family)
Coca family
Coco-plum family
Coffee family
Combretum family
Crassula family
Crevice creepers (Cultivated family)
Cucumber family
Custard-apple family
Cypress family (Cultivated family)

D
Dagga family
Dogwood family (Cultivated family)
Dragon-tree family
Dutchman's pipe family (Cultivated family)

E
Ebony family
Elm family
Euphorbia family
Evening primrose family

F
Fig family
Filmy-fern family (Cultivated family)
Flame lily family
Flax family
Flowering fern (Cultivated family)
Forking Fern Family (Cultivated family)

f
formerly Sterculiaceae

G
Gentian family
Geranium family
Ginger family
Gisekia family
Grass family
Grewia family

H
Hard ferns (Cultivated family)
Heather family (Cultivated family)
Hibiscus subfamily
Holly family (Cultivated family)
Honeysuckle family (Cultivated family)
Hornwort family
Horsetail family (Cultivated family)

I
Indian shot family (Cultivated family)
Iris family
Ivy and Cabbage-tree family (Cultivated family)

J
Jacaranda family

K
Kariba weed family
Kirkia family
Knotweed family

L
Lady ferns and brittle ferns (Cultivated family)
Laurel family
Legume family
Legume family
Legume family
Lemonwood family (Cultivated family)
Litchi family

M
Magnolia family (Cultivated family)
Mahogany family
Maidenhairs and shoelace ferns (Cultivated family)
Mango family
Mangosteen family
Marsh fern family
Mignonette family (Cultivated family)
Milkweed and stapeliad family
Milkwood family
Milkwort family
Mint and basil family
Monotes family (Cultivated family)
Moonseed family
Morning-glory family
Mother ferns and dotted ferns. (Cultivated family)
Mustard family
Myrrh family
Myrsine family
Myrtle family

N
Naiad family
Nasturtium family (Cultivated family)
Nettle family (Cultivated family)
Nutmeg family (Cultivated family)

O
Ochna family
Oleander family
Olive family
Onionwood family (Cultivated family)
Orchid family
Oxalis or sorrel family

P
Palm family
Passion flower family
Pawpaw family (Cultivated family)
Pepper family (Cultivated family)
Plantain family
Plumbago family
Pokeweed family
Polypody family (Cultivated family)
Pondweed family
Poppy family
Potato family
Pride of India family
Propeller tree family
Protea family
Purslane family

Q
Quillwort family (Cultivated family)

R
Rabbit's foot ferns (Cultivated family)
Rose family (Cultivated family)
Royal fern family (Cultivated family)
Rush family (Cultivated family)

S
Sandalwood family (Cultivated family)
Screw ferns (Cultivated family)
Sedge family
Sesame family
Showy mistletoe family
Sisal family (Cultivated family)
Smilax family (Cultivated family)
Snapdragon family
Sneezewood family
Sour plum family
Spider-lily family
Spiderwort family
Spike thorn family
Spikemosses (Cultivated family)
Spleenwort family (Cultivated family)
Strelitzia family (Cultivated family)
Sundew family (Cultivated family)
Sunflower family
Sword ferns (Cultivated family)

T
Tibouchina family
Torchwood family
Tree-fern family (Cultivated family)
Tree-of-heaven family (Cultivated family)

V
Verbena family
Violet family (Cultivated family)

W
Water chestnut family
Water hyacinth family
Water lily family
Water sprites or leather ferns
Water-clovers and pillworts
Water-milfoil family
Water-plantain family
Water-shield family (Cultivated family)
Waxberry family
Wild grape family
Willow family
Witch-hazel family (Cultivated family)
Wood ferns (Cultivated family)

Y
Yam family
Yellow-wood family (Cultivated family)


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Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Caprivi: Utilities: List of family vernacular names.
https://www.capriviflora.com/speciesdata/utilities/utility-vernac-family.php, retrieved 14 April 2024

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