Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Senecio
Family: Asteraceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
articulatus
NOTES

A succulent shrublet to 60 cm with swollen, jointed stems. The leaves are few, sagittate, toothed and generally purple below.


AUTHORITY
(L. f.) Sch.Bip.
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Succulent
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: A few discoid flower heads are borne in terminal corymbs on long naked peduncles. The flowers are white with yellow anthers and have an unpleasant smell
Colour: Yellow
Common Name
Worsies
Habitat
NOTES: Found on dry rocky slopes especially up the Geelhout
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
Medicinal uses
Unspecified use
Months
April
May
June
Synonyms for Species
Kleinia articulata



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