Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Lobelia
Family: Lobeliaceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
flaccida
Sub Species
flaccida
NOTES

Erect or sprawling perennial to 30 cm. Leaves toothed and with the largest near the base of the stem. Stems angled and narrowly winged.


AUTHORITY
(C.Presl) A.DC.
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Pale to dark blue with white markings in the throat. The lower petals are pointed
Colour: Blue
Notes: Sometimes so pale as to be almost white
Colour: White
Common Name
Blue lobelia
Lobelia
Habitat
NOTES: Grows in the veld particularly along the roads
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
Medicinal use
Unspecified medicinal use
Months
October
November
December
January
February
March
April
Synonyms for Species
Rapuntium acutangulum
Lobelia actuangula
Lobelia filiformis
Lobelia linearioides
Lobelia oreas
Lobelia pentheri
Lobelia reinekeana
Lobelia sutherlandii
Lobelia wilmsiana
Rapuntium flaccidum
Rapuntium liniarioides



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