Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Dyschoriste
Family: Acanthaceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
setigera
NOTES

A small, sprawling shrublet to 30 cm with opposite, obovate leaves which have a few glandular hairs.


AUTHORITY
(Pers.) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Dwarf shrub
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: The white flowers are borne in the leaf axils. The sepals form a stiff 5-pointed tube
Colour: White
Common Name
None known
Habitat
NOTES: Grows in the fynbos
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
Medicinal
Unspecified medicinal uses
Snakebite treatments
Unspecified use
Months
August
December
January
November
October
September
Synonyms for Species
Chaetacanthus glandulosus
Chaetacanthus persoonii
Ruellia setigera
Chaetacanthus setiger



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