Spermatophyta: Dicotyledonae: Metachlamydeae
Leeuwenberg, A.J.M. (1983)
Loganiaceae (inc. Buddlejaceae) FZ 7(1)
Description of the family
Trees, shrubs or lianes. Stipules present or 0. Leaves opposite, less often in whorls of 3, simple. Inflorescence thyrsoid, cymose or 1-flowered. Flowers mostly actinomorphic, less often zygomorphic, usually bisexual, 4- or 5-merous (in ours). Sepals free or united. Corolla lobes partly united. Ovary superior or slightly inferior, (1-)2(-4)-locular. Fruit a berry, 1-many-seeded.
Worldwide: 29 genera and 570 species, tropical with a few temperate.
More sample images from the Loganiaceae (Click on each image to see a larger version and details of the record)
Other sources of information about Loganiaceae:Flora of Zimbabwe
: cultivated Loganiaceae pageFlora of Mozambique
(Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for LoganiaceaeGoogle
Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings, 2002-13
Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T. & Ballings, P.
. Flora of Zimbabwe: Family page: Loganiaceae.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/family.php?family_id=123, retrieved 25 May 2013