Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Paronychia
Family: Caryophyllaceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
brasiliana var. pubescens
NOTES

A prostrate, mat-forming annual to 3 cm. The opposite leaves are elliptic, apiculate and hairy and have membranous stipules. Origin South America.


AUTHORITY
DC.
Sub Author
Conservation
Exotic
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Flowers in axillary clusters with dorsally awned sepals
Colour: Green
Common Name
Exotic
Brazilian witlow
Habitat
NOTES: A weed of disturbed places in the bush
HABITAT NAME: Bush
NOTES: Found along the roads in the veld
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
None known
None
Months
September
October
November
December



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