Plants in stock

Aspalathus linearis : fact sheet


Species name:
Aspalathus linearis
Common names:
rooibos tea ,rooibostee, bossietee
Description:
Rooibos tea

Plant area

Source:
Indigenous to RSA
Endemic to:
Endemic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 300cm
Width:
Spreading
Sun:
Full sun
Water:
Needs average water
Hadiness:
Fairly hardy
Coast friendly:
Yes

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Shrub Very Tall - below 700cm ,Shrubs All
Usage:
Container/ Pot Plants/Patio plants ,Traditional Beverage/Tea
Fruit:
Fleshy Fruit/Seed
Flowers:
Yellowish/Orange/Gold Tones
Flower season:
Spring (Sept.-Oct.)
Features:
Foliage:
Evergreen ,Foliage greenish above ,Foliage Crunched Particularly Smelly ,Leaves Simple Entire ,Leaves/Leaflets Needle-like/Spiny

Plant suppliers

De Fynne Nursery

Paarl
cell: 084 205 7300
tel: 021 869 8467
email: jacky@defynne.co.za
Retail stock

Defynne Nursery

-not specified-
cell: 0842057300
tel: 0218742708
email: jacky@defynne.co.za

Green Cube

Cape Town
tel: 0834353197
email: arlo@greencube.co.za
Cape Town
tel: 0217890330
email: michela@plantsinstock.co.za