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Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Tecophilaeaceae
Genus: Cyanella

Cyanella is a genus of cormous perennial herbs native to South Africa and Namibia, first described for modern science n 1754. :[1]


  1. Cyanella alba L.f. - Cape Province
  2. Cyanella aquatica Oberm. ex G.Scott - Calvinia Division of Cape Province
  3. Cyanella cygnea G.Scott - Cape Province
  4. Cyanella hyacinthoides Royen ex L. - Cape Province; naturalized in Western Australia
  5. Cyanella lutea L.f. - Namibia, Cape Province, Free State
  6. Cyanella orchidiformis Jacq. - Cape Province
  7. Cyanella ramosissima (Engl. & Krause) Engl. & K.Krause - Namibia, Cape Province


  1. ^ a b c Search for "Cyanella", World Checklist of Selected Plant Families, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, retrieved 2012-04-25