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Athanasia crithmifolia : fact sheet


Species name:
Athanasia crithmifolia
Common names:
Coulter bush, Draadblaar, Klaaslouwbos
Description:
Coulter bush, Draadblaar, Klaaslouwbos, Shrub, Rerelaced by Athanasia parviflora

Plant area

Source:
Indigenous to RSA
Endemic to:
RSA-Fynbos/Strandveld-Winter Rain ,Endemic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 150cm
Width:
Less than 160cm
Sun:
Partial sun or Partial shade
Water:
Little water, Drought-tolerant once established
Hadiness:
Fairly hardy
Coast friendly:
Yes

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Shrub Medium - Below 150cm ,Shrubs All
Usage:
Ornamental Plant
Fruit:
Dry Fruit/Seed
Flowers:
Yellowish/Orange/Gold Tones
Flower season:
Spring (Sept.-Oct.) ,Summer (Nov.-Feb.)
Features:
Usually grown as a Perennial
Foliage:
Evergreen ,Leaves Pine tree-like/Long needle-like - Ornamental ,Foliage greenish above ,Leaves Compound-Leaflets Entire

Plant suppliers

Malmesbury
cell: 0827754806
tel: 0827754806
email: info@capescapes.org.za
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Good Hope Gardens Nursery

Cape Town
cell: 082 8250913
tel: 021 7809299
email: fynbosplants@xsinet.co.za
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