Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

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

SPECIES
pillansii
NOTES

A perennial, sprawling, jointed shrublet to 60 cm. The leaves are fleshy and often turn red with age.


AUTHORITY
(Moss) A.J.Scott
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Dwarf shrub
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Green flowers are borne in threes in terminal spikes. The seeds are hairless
Colour: Green
Common Name
Saltwort
Habitat
NOTES: Grows on the river banks near the bush edge but never within the bush
HABITAT NAME: Riverside
Uses
None known
None
Months
February
March
April
Synonyms for Species
Arthrocnemum dunense
Arthrocnemum hottentoticum
Arthrocnemum namaquense
Arthrocnemum pillansii



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