Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Anemone
Family: Ranunculaceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
vesicatoria
Sub Species
humilis
NOTES

A tufted perennial plant with a horizontal rhizome. It grows to about 40 cm. The leaves have cordate, toothed leaflets.


AUTHORITY
(L.f.) Prantl
Sub Author
H.Rasm) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt
Conservation
Uncommon
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: The flowers are borne in umbels and are white to yellowish-green. The fruits are glabrous
Colour: White
Common Name
Blistering leaf
Brandblare
Brandblad
Tandpynblaar
Katjiedrieblaar
Habitat
NOTES: Only found in short vegetation and along the roads
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
Toxicity
Contact with the juice causes blistering of the skin
Influenza treatments
A leaf infusion, mixed with Pelargonium, is used for colds and influenza by the Coloured people
Months
August
December
February
January
July
June
March
November
October
September
Synonyms for Species
Knowltonia vesicatoria



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