Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Hypoestes
Family: Acanthaceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
forskaolii
NOTES

An erect, slightly hairy shrub. The bracts are subspathulate.


AUTHORITY
(Vahl) R.Br.
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Shrub
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: The white flowers, which have purple markings and a sharply pointed lower lip, are borne in slender axillary clusters
Colour: White
Common Name
White ribbon bush
Habitat
NOTES: Generally found in the bush fringe on the river banks
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
Medicinal
Unspecified use
Months
January
February
March
April
Synonyms for Species
Justicia forskaolii
Hypoestes verticillaris



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