TILIACEAE - Lime Family

In Cyprus, herbs with alternate leaves and 5 petals and sepals.

A single genus and 2 species


• Corchorus olitorius - Tossa Jute, Jew's Mallow

• Corchorus trilocularis

 

Also some trees planted as ornamentals. Silver Lime (Tilia tomentosa) recorded from Nicosia (Meikle, 1977)