Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

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

SPECIES
setacea
NOTES

A perennial shrub. The three-foliolate leaves have needle-like leaflets with a sharp tip.


AUTHORITY
Eckl. & Zeyh.
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Shrub
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Several yellow flowers are borne near the branch tip. The flowers often fade to brown and have a silky keel and shortly hairy calyx
Colour: Yellow
Common Name
None known
Habitat
NOTES: Common on the Morrison koppie
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
None known
None
Months
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
Synonyms for Species
Trineuria rigescens
Aslapathus alopecuroides
Aslapathus corrudifolia
Aslapathus echinata
Aslapathus gillii
Aslapathus rigescens



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