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Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Agathosma
Family: Rutaceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
capensis
NOTES

A small shrub which is sweetly spice-scented. Only grows to about 60 cm and has very small leaves and red peduncles.


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


Colour
Notes: Flowers in lax terminal clusters. Fruits 3-chambered
Colour: Pink
Notes: The flowers are sometimes ourple
Colour: Purple
Common Name
Boegoe
Buchu
Habitat
NOTES: Grows in the fynbos
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
Medicinal
Unspecified use
Months
August
September
October
November
Synonyms for Species
A. variabilis
Agathosma chortophila
Agathosma decumbens
Agathosma delicatula
Agathosma erecta
Agathosma ericoides
Agathosma fastigiata
Agathosma gillivrayi
Agathosma hirtella
Agathosma lacteal
Agathosma muizenbergensis
Agathosma neglecta
Agathosma nigra
Agathosma patula
Agathosma platypetala
Agathosma tuis



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