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Aeollanthus haumannii

Aeollanthus haumannii
Common names: Otjihipa rock-sage (Eng.); Otjihipa-klipsalie (Afr.)
Family: Lamiaceae

03 / 09 / 2018 | Ernst van Jaarsveld | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Aeollanthus parvifolius

Growing in habitat
Common names: rock sage (Eng.), klipsalie (Afr.)
Family: Lamiaceae

... the Bentham in 1848. The genus Aeollanthus, family Lamiaceae, is African, with about 45 species. Many other members of ...

28 / 02 / 2005 | Ernst van Jaarsveld | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Ajuga ophrydis

Ajuga ophrydis
Common names: bugle plant (Eng.); moonyane, se-nyarela (S. Sotho)
Family: Lamiaceae

... edged lips of the flowers. Ajuga is in the mint family (Lamiaceae). There are about 40 species; mostly from the northern hemisphere and ...

29 / 08 / 2016 | Andrew Hankey | Walter Sisulu NBG
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Ballota africana

Ballota africana
Common names: cat herb, Cape horehound (Eng.); kattekruie (Afr.)
Family: Lamiaceae

... in the shade of other bigger shrubs. Typical of the family Lamiaceae, the stems are square-shaped and the leaves are formed in pairs ...

23 / 08 / 2004 | Liesl Van der Walt | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Clerodendron glabrum

Clerodendron glabrum
Common names: tinderwood (Eng.); moswaapeba (Sotho); tontelhout (Afr.); munukha-tshilongwe (Venda); umqwaqwanam (Xhosa); umQoqonga (Zulu); xinhunwelambeva (Tswana);
Family: Lamiaceae

27 / 08 / 2012 | L Nenungwi | Walter Sisulu NBG
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Hoslundia opposita

Hoslundia opposita
Common names: orange bird berry, bird gooseberry (Eng.); Uyaweyawe (Zulu)
Family: Lamiaceae

11 / 07 / 2005 | T Mukoma | Lowveld NBG
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Karomia speciosa

Karomia speciosa flower cluster
Common names: southern chinese hats, wild parasol flower (Eng); sambreelboom (Afr). (= Holmskioldia speciosa )
Family: Lamiaceae

... The family to which Karomia speciosa belongs, Lamiaceae, is also known as the Sage or Mint family. It is a very large family ...

19 / 01 / 2009 | Lou-nita LeRoux | Lowveld NBG
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Lamiaceae

Mentha longifolia.  Photo G. Nichols
Common names: mint or sage family
Family: Lamiaceae

... Pretoria July 2008   The species of Lamiaceae are mainly herbs or shrubs of various sizes, rarely trees. Life ... the nutlets are winged ( Tinnea ). Worldwide the Lamiaceae, a member of the seed-forming, dicotyledonous plants, comprises over ...

21 / 07 / 2008 | Elizabeth Retief | National Herbarium Pretoria
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Leonotis leonurus

Leonotis leonurus
Common names: wild dagga, lion's ear, leonotis (Eng.); wildedagga, duiwelstabak (Afr); imvovo, utywala-bengcungcu, umfincafincane, umunyamunya (isiXhosa); umfincafi
Family: Lamiaceae

04 / 05 / 2015 | B Busch | National Herbarium Pretoria
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Mentha longifolia

Mentha longifolia subsp.capensis
Common names: wild mint (Eng.); kruisement, balderjan (Afr.); Koena-ya-thaba (Southern Sotho?); inixina, inzinziniba (Xhosa); ufuthana lomhlanga (Zulu)
Family: Lamiaceae

... easily throughout the year. The large mint family, Lamiaceae, with about 250 genera and 6 700 species, include many well-known ...

26 / 01 / 2004 | Liesl Van der Walt | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Ocimum labiatum

Ocimum labiatum
Common names: pink sage bush, shell bush (Eng.); pienksalie (Afr.)
Family: Lamiaceae

... very large, internationally distributed sage family, the Lamiaceae, widely cultivated for its herbal properties. This family includes ...

17 / 12 / 2001 | Andrew Hankey | Walter Sisulu NBG
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Ocimum obovatum

Ocimum obovatum
Common names: cat's whiskers ( Eng. ); katsnor (Afr.); Idada, Iziba, Ufukuzela, Umathanjane (Zulu)
Family: Lamiaceae

04 / 07 / 2005 | T Mukoma | Lowveld NBG
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Plectranthus

Plectranthus eckloniii
Family: Lamiaceae

...  is the largest South African genus in the mint family (Lamiaceae), with 44 species natural to our region, most of which occur on the ...

09 / 04 / 2001 | Andrew Hankey | Walter Sisulu NBG
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Plectranthus ' Mona Lavender'

Plectranthus 'Mona Lavender'
Common names: spur flower, Mona Lavender (Eng.); muishondblaar (Afr.)
Family: Lamiaceae

03 / 11 / 2003 | Adam Harrower | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Plectranthus ambiguus

Plectranthus ambiguus
Common names: pincushion spurflower ( Eng. ); speldekussing spoorsalie (Afr.); iboza elincane (Zulu)
Family: Lamiaceae

... Plectranthus belongs in the mint and sage family (Lamiaceae) and consists of annual or perennial herbs or shrubs with herbaceous ...

30 / 04 / 2007 | Alice Notten | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Plectranthus ciliatus

PLectranthus ciliatus
Common names: speckled spur-flower, eyelash spur-flower, white wild sage; gespikkelde muishondblaar, wimperspoorsalie (Afr.); lephele-phele (Sesotho); umsuthuza (is
Family: Lamiaceae

23 / 09 / 2013 | B Busch | National Herbarium Pretoria
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Plectranthus ecklonii

All three forms of Plectranthus ecklonii
Common names: tall spurflower, Ecklon's plectranthus (Eng.); groot spoorsalie, Ecklon spoorsalie (Afr.)
Family: Lamiaceae

26 / 03 / 2001 | Ernst van Jaarsveld | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Plectranthus ernstii

Plectranthus ernstii
Common names: bonsai mint; bonsai spurflower (Eng.), bonsai-spoorsalie, kransworsies (Afr.)
Family: Lamiaceae

20 / 02 / 2012 | Andrew Hankey | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Plectranthus esculentus

Plectranthus esculentus
Common names: wild potato, African potato, Livingstone potato (Eng.); wilde aartappel (Afr.); itapile (Xhosa); tsenza (Shona); mutada (Venda); ulujilo, umbondiwe (Z
Family: Lamiaceae

... potato belongs, but a member of the mint family, namely Lamiaceae. Besides the yellow flowered species P. esculentus , there is ...

27 / 07 / 2015 | B Busch | National Herbarium Pretoria
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Plectranthus fruticosus 'James'

Beds of Plectranthus fruticosus 'James'
Common names: Pink Spur Flower (E), Muishondblaar (A), Vlieëbos (A)
Family: Lamiaceae

22 / 04 / 2002 | Norma Jodamus | Kirstenbosch NBG
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