Campanulaceae of the Southern Cape

Campanulaceae of the Southern Cape

Campanulaceae of the Southern Cape - Southern Africa : The purpose of this project to show the diversity within this family in the Southern Cape. The genera found in the area: Rhigiophyllum; Siphocodon; Microcodon; Wahlenbergia; Prismatocarpus; Treichelia; Merciera and Roella. Campanulaceae (The Bellflowe

The purpose of this project to show the diversity within this family in the Southern Cape. The genera found in the area: Rhigiophyllum; Siphocodon; Microcodon; Wahlenbergia; Prismatocarpus; Treichelia; Merciera and Roella.

Campanulaceae (The Bellflower family) have regular, bisexual flowers with 5 sepals and petals. The style is simple with as many stigmas as carpels (2-5). The fruit is usually a capsule, rarely a berry.

24 Jan 2016
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