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Aerva leucura : fact sheet


Species name:
Aerva leucura
Common names:
Aambeibossie ,Piles Bush
Description:
Aambeibossie, Erect Perennial

Unfortunately NO suppliers have this plant in stock at this stage!

Plant area

Source:
Indigenous to RSA
Endemic to:
RSA-Bushveld - Summer Rain ,Endemic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 150cm
Width:
Less than 130cm
Sun:
Full sun
Water:
Needs average water
Hadiness:
Tender
Coast friendly:
No

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Erect - Perennials
Usage:
Edible Leaves ,Edible Root/Tubers ,Traditional Medicine
Fruit:
Dry Fruit/Seed
Flowers:
Greenish Tones ,Yellowish/Orange/Gold Tones ,Flowers Particularly Attractive
Flower season:
Summer (Nov.-Feb.) ,Autumn/Fall (Mar.-May)
Features:
Foliage:
Deciduous ,Foliage In Autumn red/brown/orange/yellow above ,Foliage greenish above ,Leaves Simple Entire ,Leaves/Leaflets Egg-shaped, Ovate