Plants in stock

Aptenia cordifolia Yellow : fact sheet


Species name:
Aptenia cordifolia Yellow
Common names:
Geel brakvygie,brakvygie ,Yellow aptenia
Description:
Baby sun rose, Ground cover, Succulent

Plant area

Source:
Indigenous to RSA
Endemic to:
RSA-East Coastal Belt - Summer Rain ,Endemic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 25cm
Width:
Less than 80cm
Sun:
Partial sun or Partial shade
Water:
Needs average water
Hadiness:
Fairly hardy
Coast friendly:
Yes

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Ground cover - perennial ,Succulent ,Ground cover - annual
Usage:
Traditional Medicine ,Traditional Spiritual protection or worship ,Attract Butterflies ,Attract Bees
Fruit:
Dry Fruit in capsule/pod/follicle/Seed
Flowers:
Yellowish/Orange/Gold Tones ,Flowers Particularly Fragrant
Flower season:
Spring (Sept.-Oct.) ,Summer (Nov.-Feb.) ,Autumn/Fall (Mar.-May)
Features:
Fast Growing
Foliage:
Evergreen ,Foliage greenish above ,Leaves/Leaflets succulent-Ornamental ,Leaves Simple Entire

Plant suppliers

Harry Goemans's Garden Centre

Cape Town
tel: 0217853201
email: info@harrygoemans.co.za
Retail stock
George
tel: 044 8890055
email: andrea@newplant.co.za
Retail stock

Roos Nursery

Krugersdorp
cell: 0824107210
tel: 0119566939
email: accounts@roosnursery.co.za
Retail stock

Siyakula Indigenous Nursery

Magaliesburg
tel: 0122580381
email: siyakula@lantic.net
Retail stock

Top Crop Nursery

Cramond
tel: 033 5691333
email: topcrop@superlawn.co.za
Retail stock