Fernkloof Nature Reserve

Acmadenia obtusata

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Dunes and limestone hills


Flowering time

September to November


Plants up to 30cm tall. Leafy, single-stemmed aromatic shrub. Leaves linear (10mm long), erect, imbricate. The bright pink flowers are crowded at the tops of stems on short branchlets. Acmadenia from the Greek acme, highest point; aden, a gland = glands on the anthers.

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This website was last updated on
2017 / 3 / 28