Family – Rosaceae

Family – Rosaceae. 14 genera in Sri Lanka

  1. ROSACEAE

AGRIMONIA L

172.01. AGRIMONIA L.

A.zeylanica Moon ex Hook. f.

172.02. ALCHEMILLA L.

A.indica Gardner var. indica var. sibthorpioides Hook. f.

172.03. DUCHESNEA Smith

D.indica (Andr.) Focke E:Indian strawberry

172.04. ERIOBOTRYA Lindley

E.japonica (Thunb.) Lindley* E:Japan plum, Japanese medlar, loquat T:nocotahmarum

172.05. FRAGARIA L.

F.vesca L.* E:strawberry

172.06. MALUS Miller

M.sylvestris Miller* E:apple

172.07. PHOTINIA Lindley

P.integrifolia Lindley var. sublanceolata Miq. [Photinia notoniana Wight & Arn.] S:lunu-warala T:anreepawlaycody-maram

172.08. POTENTILLA L.

P.polyphylla Wall, ex Lehman [Potentilla mooniana Wight]

P.sundaica (Blume) Kuntze [Potentilla kleiniana Wight & Arn.]

172.09. PRUNUSL.

P.cerasoides D. Don E:Indian cherry

P.ceylanica (Wight) Miq. [Pygeum zeylanicum Gaertn.] [Pygeum wightianum Blume ex Muell.] var. ceylanica var. parvifolium (Thw.) Tirv. [Pygeum wightianum var. parvifolium Thw.] S:golu-mora,kankumbal-ketiya

P.persica (L.) Batsch* E:peach

P.walkeri (Wight) Kalkman S:golu-mora, kunkumbala-ketiya

172.10. PYRUS L.

P.communis L.* E:common pear, pear

172.11. ROSA L.

R.banksiae R..Br.*

R.centifolia L* E.cabbage rose

Rosa chinensis Jacq.*

Rosa odorata (Andr.) Sweet* E:Indian rose, tea rose

172.12. RUBUS L.

R.coronarius (Sims) Sweet E:brier-rose, double-flowered china rose, Salem-rose

R.ellipticus Smith E:false blackberry, oval-leaved bramble S:nara-bute

R.fairholmianus Gardner [Rubus moluccanus \ar.fairliolmianus (Gardner) Trimen]

R.gardnerianus Kuntz [Rubus moluccanus var. macrocarpus (Gardner) Trimen] R.glomeratus Blume

R.indicus Thunb. S:vel-bute

R.leucocarpus Arn. [Rubuslasiocarpus var. subglaberThw.] var. leucocarpus var. tomentosa Alston

R.lineatus Reinw. f. lineatus* f. glabrior Hook, f.*

R.micropetalus Gardner

R.moluccanus L. E:blackberry S:vel-bute

R.niveus Thunb. [Rubus lasiocarpus Smith] E:woolly-berried bramble S:rodu-kaetambila

R.rosifolius Smith var. commersonii (Poir.) Tirv.* var. rosifolius E.rose-leaved bramble, wild raspberry S:rada-kaetambila

R.rugosus Smith

R.sorbifolius Maxim.

172.13. SANGUISORBA L.

S.indicum (Gardner) Tirv. [Poterium indicum Gardner]

172.14. SPIRAEA L.

S.cantoniensis Lour.* f. cantoniensis* f. lanceata (Zab.) Zabel*

 

Reference – A CHECK LIST OF THE FLOWERING PLANTS; Lilani Kumudini Senaratna, B.Sc. (Colombo) M.Phil. (OUSL), Department of Botany, The Open University of Sri Lanka, Nawala, Nugegoda.  Published by National Science Foundation 47/5, Maitland, Place Colombo 7 SRI LANKA

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