Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Selago
Family: Scropulariaceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
myrtifolia
NOTES

A twiggy plant to about 70 cm which has longitudinal bands of hairs on the branches. The ovate leaves are leathery and glandular and sometimes have hairy margins.


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


Colour
Notes: The magenta pink flowers are borne in dense ovoid spikes
Colour: Pink
Notes: Flowers are rarely white
Colour: White
Common Name
None known
Habitat
NOTES: Grows in the fynbos
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
None known
None
Months
July
August
September
October
November
Synonyms for Species
Walafrida myrtifolia
Selago gillii
Selago nitida
Selago ohlendorffiana
Walafrida nitida
Walafrida trimera



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