Übersicht Pflanzen

The Botanical System of the Plants
Das Botanisches System der Pflanzen
Friedrich A. Lohmueller

Overview Plants

Familia: Oleaceae Hoffmanns. & Link (1809), nom. cons. (olive family - Ölbaumgewächse)
Genus:  Olea L., (Olive - Ölbaum, Olivenbaum)

Olea europaea
Olea europaea
Olea europaea ssp. africana
Olea europaea ssp. africana

Species: ~20.
Geography: warm temperate and tropical regions of southern Europe, Africa, southern Asia and Australasia.
  • Olea brachiata
  • Olea capensis, - (Small Ironwood)
  • Olea caudatilimba
  • Olea chryssophylla, - Asia and Africa.
  • Olea europaea L., (Olive - Ölbaum, Olivenbaum)
  • Olea europaea ssp. africana (Mill.) P.S.Green, (afrikanischer Ölbaum)
  • Olea exasperata, - (Dune Olive)
  • Olea guangxiensis
  • Olea hainanensis
  • Olea laurifolia, - (Black Ironwood)
  • Olea laxiflora
  • Olea neriifolia
  • Olea oleaster, (cultivar "Olivastro" is used as rootstock for O. europaea; formerly classified as the subspecies O. europaea oleaster)
  • Olea paniculata
  • Olea parvilimba
  • Olea rosea
  • Olea salicifolia
  • Olea sylvestris, small-fruited wild olive of Mediterranean region, sometimes used as rootstock for O. europaea.
  • Olea tetragonoclada
  • Olea tsoongii
  • Olea undulata
  • Olea woodiana (Forest Olive)

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