Fernkloof Nature Reserve

Adenandra viscida

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 Adenandra viscida   Adenandra viscida
 Adenandra viscida   Adenandra viscida
 Adenandra viscida


Rocky to sandstone slopes


Flowering time

August to October


An aromatic plant up to 50cm in height. Leaves lance-shaped to elliptical, pointed and leathery, with margins rolled under. The sticky white flowers have a dark reddish-purple reverse and occur in clusters at the ends of branches. Stamens are each tipped with a stalked gland. It is endemic to the southern Overberg. From Greek: aden, gland; aner, a man: meaning gland-bearing anthers. viscus = birdlime (viscous,sticky)

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2017 / 3 / 26