Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Hybanthus
Family: Violaceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
capensis
NOTES

A small hairy perennial which has a woody rootstock and grows to about 15 cm. The obovate leaves are shallowly toothed.


AUTHORITY
(Thunb.) Engl.
Sub Author
Conservation
Uncommon
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Mauve flowers are borne singly in the leaf axils
Colour: Purple
Common Name
Ladys slipper
Habitat
NOTES: Found along the roadside in the veld
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
None known
None
Months
November
December
January
February
March
April
March
Synonyms for Species
Hybanthus natalensis



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