Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Polygala
Family: Polygalaceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
microlopha var. microlopha
NOTES

A perennial dwarf shrub up to 60 cm. The opposite leaves are leathery and usually ciliate.


AUTHORITY
DC.
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Dwarf shrub
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: The greenish-white flowers are tinged with purple and are borne in short, terminal, umbel-like racemes. They only open late in the day
Colour: White
Common Name
Butterfly bush
Ertjieblom
Habitat
NOTES: Common in the fynbos
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
None known
None
Months
August
September
October
November
Synonyms for Species
Polygala ericaefolia



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