Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

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

SPECIES
petiolare
NOTES

A straggling, grey-woolly shrublet. Leaves ovate, petiolate and auriculate, grey-woolly and clasping the stem below.


AUTHORITY
Hilliard & Burtt
Sub Author
Conservation
Frequent
Habit
Dwarf shrub
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Cream flower heads discoid, few to many in terminal corymbs on peduncle-like branches
Colour: Cream
Common Name
Curry bush
Hottentotskooigoed
Habitat
NOTES: Grows in the veld
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
Heart treatments
An infusion of leaves and stems is used for heart disease
Months
December
January
Synonyms for Species
Helichrysum petiolatum



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