Perennials

The following is a list of native or naturalised species which, at least some of the time, possess this spot-character.

FamilySpeciesComment
Acanthaceae Elytraria acaulis
Alismataceae Burnatia enneandra
Alismataceae Caldesia reniformis
Alismataceae Limnophyton obtusifolium
Anthericaceae Chlorophytum pusillum
Anthericaceae Chlorophytum subpetiolatum
Apocynaceae subfamilies Apocynoideae and Rauvolfioideae Catharanthus roseus
Apocynaceae subfamilies Asclepiadoideae and Secamonoideae Asclepias palustris
Apocynaceae subfamilies Asclepiadoideae and Secamonoideae Aspidoglossum masaicum
Apocynaceae subfamilies Asclepiadoideae and Secamonoideae Huernia verekeri var. verekeri
Apocynaceae subfamilies Asclepiadoideae and Secamonoideae Pachycarpus lineolatus
Asteraceae Helichrysum kirkii var. kirkii
Asteraceae Helichrysum tillandsiifolium
Asteraceae Hypericophyllum angolense
Asteraceae Senecio oxyriifolius
Begoniaceae Begonia princeae
Campanulaceae Cyphia mazoensis
Convolvulaceae Convolvulus farinosus
Convolvulaceae Dichondra micrantha
Convolvulaceae Evolvulus alsinoides var. alsinoides
Convolvulaceae Hewittia malabarica
Convolvulaceae Seddera suffruticosa var. suffruticosa
Cyperaceae Cyperus pulchellus
Euphorbiaceae Acalypha petiolaris
Euphorbiaceae Euphorbia zambesiana var. zambesiana
Euphorbiaceae Monadenium pedunculatum
Euphorbiaceae Ricinus communis var. communis
Fabaceae subfamily Caesalpinioideae Senna hirsuta
Fabaceae subfamily Caesalpinioideae Senna obtusifolia
Fabaceae subfamily Caesalpinioideae Senna occidentalis
Fabaceae subfamily Papilionoideae Crotalaria capensis
Fabaceae subfamily Papilionoideae Crotalaria rhodesiae
Fabaceae subfamily Papilionoideae Droogmansia pteropus var. pteropus
Fabaceae subfamily Papilionoideae Rhynchosia resinosa
Fabaceae subfamily Papilionoideae Tephrosia radicans
Fabaceae subfamily Papilionoideae Vigna frutescens subsp. frutescens var. frutescens
Hypoxidaceae Curculigo pilosa
Hypoxidaceae Hypoxis angustifolia
Hypoxidaceae Hypoxis filiformis
Hypoxidaceae Hypoxis goetzei
Hypoxidaceae Hypoxis nyasica
Hypoxidaceae Hypoxis obtusa
Hypoxidaceae Hypoxis parvifolia
Hypoxidaceae Hypoxis sp. A (as per FZ 12-3)
Iridaceae Moraea bella
Lamiaceae Coleus thyrsoideus
Lamiaceae Tinnea apiculata
Lophiocarpaceae Corbichonia decumbens
Malvaceae subfamily Malvoideae Hibiscus acetosella
Malvaceae subfamily Malvoideae Hibiscus allenii
Malvaceae subfamily Malvoideae Hibiscus articulatus
Malvaceae subfamily Malvoideae Hibiscus diversifolius subsp. rivularis
Malvaceae subfamily Malvoideae Hibiscus ludwigii
Malvaceae subfamily Malvoideae Hibiscus micranthus
Malvaceae subfamily Malvoideae Hibiscus ovalifolius
Malvaceae subfamily Malvoideae Hibiscus panduriformis
Malvaceae subfamily Malvoideae Hibiscus praeteritus
Malvaceae subfamily Malvoideae Hibiscus rhodanthus
Malvaceae subfamily Malvoideae Hibiscus rupicola
Malvaceae subfamily Malvoideae Hibiscus vitifolius subsp. vitifolius
Malvaceae subfamily Malvoideae Kosteletzkya adoensis
Moraceae Dorstenia psilurus var. psilurus
Orchidaceae Brachycorythis ovata subsp. welwitschii
Orchidaceae Centrostigma clavatum
Orchidaceae Disa erubescens subsp. carsonii
Orchidaceae Habenaria cornuta
Orchidaceae Habenaria uhehensis
Piperaceae Piper umbellatum
Poaceae Setaria lindenbergiana
Primulaceae Anagallis tenuicaulis
Ranunculaceae Clematis chrysocarpa subsp. bijuga
Ranunculaceae Delphinium dasycaulon
Rosaceae Alchemilla cryptantha
Rosaceae Alchemilla kiwuensis
Rubiaceae Fadogiella stigmatoloba
Rubiaceae Galium bussei
Rubiaceae Galium chloroionanthum
Rubiaceae Galium scabrellum
Rubiaceae Galium thunbergianum var. hirsutum
Rubiaceae Pentanisia prunelloides subsp. latifolia
Rubiaceae Rubia cordifolia subsp. conotricha
Violaceae Viola abyssinica
Vitaceae Cissus rubiginosa
Number of species: 83


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 Malawi: List of species with each spot-character: Perennials.
https://www.malawiflora.com/speciesdata/species-spot-display.php?species_id=19, retrieved 19 July 2024

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