Leaves opposite

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

FamilySpeciesComment
Acanthaceae Anisotes bracteatus
Acanthaceae Anisotes pubinervis
Bignoniaceae Kigelia africana
Bignoniaceae Markhamia obtusifolia
Bignoniaceae Markhamia zanzibarica
Bignoniaceae Tecomaria capensis subsp. nyassae
Buddlejaceae Buddleja pulchella
Buddlejaceae Buddleja salviifolia
Buddlejaceae Gomphostigma virgatum
Buddlejaceae Nuxia floribunda
Buddlejaceae Nuxia oppositifolia
Cannabaceae Cannabis sativa
Capparaceae Ritchiea albersii Rarely opposite or subopposite
Celastraceae Catha edulis
Celastraceae Pleurostylia africana
Clusiaceae Harungana madagascariensis
Euphorbiaceae Mallotus oppositifolius var. oppositifolius
Gentianaceae Anthocleista grandiflora
Lamiaceae Kalaharia uncinata
Lamiaceae Karomia tettensis
Lamiaceae Premna senensis
Lamiaceae Vitex payos
Loganiaceae Mostuea brunonis var. brunonis
Myrtaceae Syzygium cordatum
Oleaceae Jasminum abyssinicum
Oleaceae Schrebera alata
Orobanchaceae Melasma calycinum
Orobanchaceae Rhamphicarpa brevipedicellata
Orobanchaceae Rhamphicarpa fistulosa
Primulaceae Anagallis acuminata
Primulaceae Anagallis tenuicaulis
Ptaeroxylaceae Ptaeroxylon obliquum
Rhamnaceae Berchemia discolor
Rubiaceae Catunaregam taylorii
Rubiaceae Crossopteryx febrifuga
Rubiaceae Feretia aeruginescens
Rubiaceae Hymenodictyon floribundum
Rubiaceae Hymenodictyon parvifolium subsp. parvifolium
Rubiaceae Mussaenda arcuata
Rubiaceae Paederia bojeriana subsp. foetens
Rubiaceae Rytigynia macrura
Rutaceae Fagaropsis angolensis var. mollis
Rutaceae Oricia bachmannii
Salvadoraceae Azima tetracantha
Stilbaceae Halleria lucida
Zygophyllaceae Tribulus terrestris
Number of species: 46


Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-14

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2014). Flora of Zambia: List of species with each spot-character: Leaves opposite.
http://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species-spot-display.php?species_id=739, retrieved 21 October 2014

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