Sorting Alyogyne names

Species on this page ( A = names approved by most authorities, s = approved as synonyms) :




Alyogyne cravenii P.A. Fryxell

Data needed.

Alyogyne cuneiformis (DC.) Lewton

SYNONYM(S) : Hibiscus cuneiformis DC., Cienfuegosia cuneiformis (DC.) Hochr., Fugosia cuneiformis (DC.) Benth. , Lagunaria cuneiformis G. Don

ENGLISH : Coastal hibiscus.

FRENCH : Hibiscus des côtes australiennes.


Photograph at the Alyogyne Gallery.

Alyogyne hakeifolia (Giord.) Alefeld

SYNONYM(S) : Cienfuegosia hakeifolia (Giord.) Hochr. , Fugosia hakeifolia (Giord.) Hook. , Hibiscus hakeifolius Giord.

ENGLISH : Red-centred hibiscus, Desert rose.

FRENCH : Hibiscus à feuilles d' hakea.


Photograph at the Alyogyne Gallery.


Alyogyne huegelii (Endl.) Fryxell

SYNONYM(S) : Alyogyne huegelii (Endl.) P.A. Fryxell, Hibiscus huegelii Endl., Hibiscus huegelii Endl. var. wrayae (Lindl.) Benth. , Hibiscus wrayae Lindl.

ENGLISH : Australian hibiscus, Blue-flowered Australian hibiscus, Blue Hibiscus, Lilac Hibiscus , Native hibiscus (Aust.), Purple hibiscus.

FRENCH : Hibiscus australien à fleurs bleues.

GERMAN : Seideneibisch, Blauer Hibiscus.

JAPANESE : Hyuugerii.


Photograph at Plants of Texas.

Alyogyne pinoniana (C. Gaudichaud-Beaupré) Fryxell

SYNONYM(S) : Hibiscus pinonianus Gaudich.

ENGLISH : Sand hibiscus.

FRENCH : Hibiscus des sables.




General Bibliography


Complementary / Specific


EURODICAUTOM, On-line Technical Dictionary in 12 languages provided by the European Commission < >.

Hinsley S. R. 2002 - 2003, The Alyogyne Page. < >.

Hinsley S. R. 2004, Vernacular Names of Malvaceae. < >.

Mabberley D.J. 1997, The Plant-Book : a Portable Dictionary of the Vascular Plants, 2d Edition, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, U.K.

USDA, ARS, 2002, National Genetic Resources Program. Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN). [Online Database] National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. Available: (27 June 2002).

Wang Zongxun et al. 1996, A New Latin, Chinese, English Botanical Nomenclature. Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Botany. Aviation Industry Publisher, Beijing.

Wiersema J. H. & León B. 1999, World Economic Plants : a Standard Reference. CRC Press LLC.


Contributors to this page (Personal communication) : Stewart Robert Hinsley.





Hinsley S. R. 2001 - 2003, The Alyogyne Page. < >. Photo gallery extending well beyond the genus Alyogyne. Very impressive.



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