Description of the genus
Prostrate to erect suffrutices or shrubs, never climbing. Leaves small, entire, usually with medifixed hairs. Flowers 5-merous, axillary, solitary or aggregated into few-flowered clusters or pedunculate cymes. Sepals subequal or outer ones larger. Corolla small, funnel-shaped; limb
shallowly lobed; mid-petaline areas hairy. Ovary 2-locular, 4-ovulate. Styles 2, quite or almost separate, not forked. Capsule 4-valved. Seeds glabrous.
Worldwide: 20 species, mainly African, extending to Arabia and India
Other sources of information about Seddera:Flora of Mozambique
(electronic Plant Information Center): SedderaFlora Zambesiaca
web site: SedderaGoogle
(Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for SedderaIPNI
(International Plant Names Index): SedderaKew Herbarium catalogue
Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings, 2002-13
Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T. & Ballings, P.
. Flora of Zimbabwe: Genus page: Seddera.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1177, retrieved 24 May 2013