Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Aspalathus
Family: Fabaceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
cerrhantha
NOTES

A perennial dwarf shrub to 50 cm with 3-foliolate leaves which have small terete leaflets.


AUTHORITY
Eckl. & Zeyh.
Sub Author
Conservation
Frequent
Habit
Dwarf shrub
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: White or pale mauve flowers with a slightly purplish keel are borne in terminal heads. The bracts of the lower flowers are trifoliolate and those of the upper flowers are simple.
Colour: White
Notes: Pink flowers are also found
Colour: Pink
Common Name
Aspalathus
Habitat
NOTES: Found along the roadsides in the veld
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
None known
None
Months
August
September
October
November
Synonyms for Species
Paraspalathus cerrhantha



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