Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Bassia
Family: Chenopodiaceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
diffusa
NOTES

A prostrate, mat-forming, succulent perennial. The leaves are silky and silvery.


AUTHORITY
(Thunb.) Kuntze
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Inconspicuous green-yellow flowers are borne in the leaf axils
Colour: Yellow
Common Name
Soutbossie
Habitat
NOTES: Grows along the river banks and in salt marshes where it is often inundated by the high tide
HABITAT NAME: Riverside
Uses
None known
None
Months
February
March
April
Synonyms for Species
Chenopodium sericeum
Echinopsilon diffusum
Kochia sericea
Salsola diffusa
Salsola sericea
Chenolea diffusa
Echinopsilon sericeum



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