Leaves alternate

The following is a list of cultivated species which at least some of the time possess this spot-character.

Spiral leaf arrangements are included here

FamilySpeciesComment
Anacardiaceae Harpephyllum caffrum
Anacardiaceae Mangifera indica
Anacardiaceae Pseudospondias microcarpa var. hirsuta
Anacardiaceae Sclerocarya birrea subsp. caffra
Annonaceae Annona cherimola
Annonaceae Annona reticulata
Aphloiaceae Aphloia theiformis
Arecaceae Borassus aethiopum
Bixaceae Bixa orellana
Cannabaceae Cannabis sativa
Convolvulaceae Porana paniculata
Cupressaceae Widdringtonia nodiflora On young branches
Ebenaceae Diospyros whyteana
Euphorbiaceae Aleurites moluccana
Euphorbiaceae Croton sylvaticus
Euphorbiaceae Excoecaria bussei
Euphorbiaceae Ricinus communis var. communis
Euphorbiaceae Vernicia fordii
Euphorbiaceae Vernicia montana
Fabaceae subfamily Caesalpinioideae Schizolobium parahyba
Fabaceae subfamily Mimosoideae Acacia abyssinica
Fabaceae subfamily Mimosoideae Acacia amythethophylla
Fabaceae subfamily Mimosoideae Acacia dealbata
Fabaceae subfamily Mimosoideae Acacia decurrens
Fabaceae subfamily Mimosoideae Acacia farnesiana
Fabaceae subfamily Mimosoideae Acacia galpinii
Fabaceae subfamily Mimosoideae Acacia karroo
Fabaceae subfamily Mimosoideae Acacia longifolia
Fabaceae subfamily Mimosoideae Acacia mearnsii
Fabaceae subfamily Mimosoideae Acacia melanoxylon
Fabaceae subfamily Mimosoideae Acacia nigrescens
Fabaceae subfamily Mimosoideae Acacia podalyriifolia
Fabaceae subfamily Mimosoideae Acacia polyacantha subsp. campylacantha
Fabaceae subfamily Mimosoideae Acacia schweinfurthii
Fabaceae subfamily Mimosoideae Acacia sieberiana var. woodii
Fabaceae subfamily Mimosoideae Acacia xanthophloea
Fabaceae subfamily Mimosoideae Albizia adianthifolia
Fabaceae subfamily Mimosoideae Albizia antunesiana
Fabaceae subfamily Mimosoideae Albizia chinensis
Fabaceae subfamily Mimosoideae Albizia gummifera
Fabaceae subfamily Mimosoideae Albizia harveyi
Fabaceae subfamily Mimosoideae Albizia procera
Fabaceae subfamily Mimosoideae Albizia versicolor
Fabaceae subfamily Mimosoideae Faidherbia albida
Fabaceae subfamily Mimosoideae Leucaena leucocephala
Fabaceae subfamily Mimosoideae Newtonia buchananii
Fabaceae subfamily Papilionoideae Clitoria ternatea
Fabaceae subfamily Papilionoideae Craibia brevicaudata subsp. baptistarum
Heteropyxidaceae Heteropyxis dehniae
Heteropyxidaceae Heteropyxis natalensis
Malvaceae subfamily Bombacoideae Adansonia digitata
Malvaceae subfamily Malvoideae Abelmoschus esculentus
Malvaceae subfamily Malvoideae Azanza garckeana
Malvaceae subfamily Malvoideae Gossypium hirsutum
Malvaceae subfamily Malvoideae Hibiscus mutabilis
Malvaceae subfamily Malvoideae Hibiscus ovalifolius
Malvaceae subfamily Malvoideae Hibiscus rosa-sinensis
Malvaceae subfamily Malvoideae Hibiscus sabdariffa
Malvaceae subfamily Malvoideae Hibiscus schizopetalus
Malvaceae subfamily Malvoideae Hibiscus syriacus
Malvaceae subfamily Malvoideae Hibiscus tiliaceus
Malvaceae subfamily Malvoideae Thespesia lampas
Malvaceae: Byttnerioideae, Helicteroideae & Sterculioideae Sterculia foetida
Malvaceae: Byttnerioideae, Helicteroideae & Sterculioideae Sterculia tragacantha
Meliaceae Ekebergia capensis
Meliaceae Khaya anthotheca
Meliaceae Melia azedarach
Meliaceae Toona ciliata
Meliaceae Trichilia dregeana
Meliaceae Trichilia emetica subsp. emetica
Meliaceae Turraea obtusifolia
Melianthaceae Bersama abyssinica
Moraceae Ficus burkei
Moraceae Ficus carica
Moraceae Ficus craterostoma
Moraceae Ficus ingens
Moraceae Ficus lutea
Moraceae Ficus pumila
Moraceae Ficus religiosa
Moraceae Ficus sansibarica subsp. sansibarica
Moraceae Ficus sur
Pinaceae Pinus patula
Pinaceae Pinus roxburghii
Pinaceae Pinus taeda
Poaceae Setaria megaphylla
Podocarpaceae Podocarpus latifolius
Polemoniaceae Cobaea scandens
Polygalaceae Securidaca longepedunculata
Rhamnaceae Gouania longispicata
Rosaceae Chaenomeles speciosa
Rosaceae Cotoneaster franchetii
Rosaceae Cotoneaster pannosus
Rosaceae Crataegus pubescens
Rosaceae Eriobotrya japonica
Rosaceae Prunus africana
Rosaceae Prunus cerasoides
Rosaceae Prunus serotina var. salicifolia
Rosaceae Pyracantha angustifolia
Rosaceae Pyracantha cf. crenulata
Rosaceae Rosa banksiae
Rosaceae Rosa sp.
Rosaceae Rubus niveus
Rutaceae Casimiroa edulis
Rutaceae Citrus × aurantium
Rutaceae Citrus × limon
Rutaceae Vepris lanceolata
Salicaceae Bivinia jalbertii
Salicaceae Dovyalis caffra
Salicaceae Flacourtia indica
Salicaceae Oncoba spinosa
Ulmaceae Celtis africana
Ulmaceae Trema orientale
Vitaceae Rhoicissus rhomboidea
Number of species: 113


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-21

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2021). Flora of Zimbabwe: List of cultivated species with each spot-character: Leaves alternate.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/cult/species-spot-display.php?spot_id=740, retrieved 7 December 2021

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