Fernkloof Nature Reserve
Scientific name - Leucospermum truncatulum
Common name - Patrysbos
This website was last updated on
Habitat Sandy acid soil
Flowering time August to December
Description A single-stemmed, sparsely branched, erect shrub up to 2 m. The elliptic leaves (10-25 mm long, 5-10 mm wide) are densely hairy and overlap each other on the stems. Small, yellow flowers (20 mm wide) occur in clusters of two to eight and become crimson when mature.
2017 / 3 / 27