Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Passerina
Family: Thymeliaceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
corymbosa
NOTES

A drooping shrub with linear leaves which have a hairy groove beneath. The leaves are not adpressed to the stem. The bracts are ovate-acuminate with longitudinally folded wings.


AUTHORITY
Eckl. ex C.H.Wright
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Shrub
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: White flowers in pendulous spikes
Colour: White
Notes: Sometimes cream
Colour: Cream
Common Name
Ganna bush
Habitat
NOTES: A common fynbos species
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
Rope making
The tough fibres from the stems were used for rope
Months
October
November
Synonyms for Species
Passerina filiformis
Passerina vulgaris



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