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Table 3 Plant families with the largest (At least 3 species reported) number of species

From: Ethnobotanical knowledge of the lay people of Blouberg area (Pedi tribe), Limpopo Province, South Africa

Family name Number of species Percentage
Fabaceae 12 14.63
Malvaceae 7 8.54
Apocynaceae 6 7.32
Solanaceae 5 6.10
Convolvulaceae 4 4.88
Euphorbiaceae 3 3.66
Vitaceae 3 3.66
Rubiaceae 2 2.44
Olacaceae 2 2.44
Loganiaceae 2 2.44
Ebenaceae 2 2.44
Celastraceae 2 2.44
Asphodelaceae 2 2.44
Anacardiaceae 2 2.44