1. Family: Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Cineraria L.

      1. This genus is accepted, and is native to Africa and Asia-Temperate..

    [FTEA]

    Compositae, H. Beentje, C. Jeffrey & D.J.N. Hind. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 2005

    Habit
    Perennial herbs or sub-shrubs
    Leaves
    Leaves alternate, mostly pinnatisect-lobed, auriculate, palmately veined
    Capitulum
    Capitula in lax corymbose cymes, radiate or rarely discoid
    Involucre
    Involucre 1-seriate, with calyculus; receptacle epaleate
    Florets
    Florets yellow, the outer female, radiate, in 1 series; the inner hermaphrodite, infundibuliform or narrowly campanulate
    Anthers
    Anthers obtuse or slightly sagittate at base, with ovate apical appendage
    Style
    Style branches truncate to obtuse
    Fruits
    Achenes compressed with thickened or winged margins; pappus of many fine bristles.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Angola, Botswana, Cape Provinces, Ethiopia, Free State, Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Northern Provinces, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Swaziland, Yemen, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

    Introduced into:

    New South Wales

    Cineraria L. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Sp. Pl. ed. 2 2: 1242 (1763)

    Accepted by

    • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

    Literature

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • L., Gen. Pl., ed. 6: 426 (1764)
    • Sp. Pl. ed. 2: 1242 (1763)

    Sources

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0