Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Thesium
Family: Santalaceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
fragile
NOTES

A brittle, dioecious, hemiparasite up to 50 cm. This shrublet is often orange or yellow and the leaves are scale-like.


AUTHORITY
L.f.
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Dwarf shrub
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: The minute greenish-yellow flowers are borne in spikes. The fruits are whitish with an orange calyx
Colour: Yellow
Common Name
None known
Habitat
NOTES: Grows in the veld
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
None known
None
Months
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
April
September
October
November
December
Synonyms for Species
Thesidium podocarpum
Thesidium thunbergii
Thesium podocarpum



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