Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Helichrysum
Family: Asteraceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
herbaceum
NOTES

A closely leafy shrublet to 40 cm. The leaves are imbricate, ascending, linear-lanceolate, cobwebby above and felted below. The stems are slender.


AUTHORITY
(Andr.) Sweet
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Dwarf shrub
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Solitary shiny golden yellow flower heads are borne at the branch tips
Colour: Yellow
Common Name
Everlasting
Monkey tail everlasting
Habitat
NOTES: Grows in the fynbos
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
Unspecified medicinal uses
Leaves and stems are known to be used medicinally
Magical uses
Unspecified use
Months
October
November
December
January
February
March
April
Synonyms for Species
Xeranthemum herbaceum
Helichrysum squamosum



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