Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Graderia
Family: Orobranchaceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
scabra
NOTES

A hemiparasitic perennial to 60 cm. The coarsely toothed leaves are shortly hairy and purple edged.


AUTHORITY
(L.f.) Benth.
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Large, showy, pink flowers are borne in lax racemes and have very short pedicels
Colour: Pink
Common Name
Wild pentstemon
Habitat
NOTES: Grows in the veld
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
Sexual treatments
Snuffed, inhaled or used as an emetic for sexual complaints
Gastro-intestinal treatments
Used as an enema
Charms
Used as love charms
Gynaecological treatments
Unspecified use
Fever treatments
Unspecified use
Skin treatments
Unspecified use
Months
October
November
December
January
February
March
Synonyms for Species
Bopusia scabra
Gerardia scabra
Sopubia scabra



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