Plants in my Garden 2011
Shrub to approximately 1.8m, bearing small pink flowers.
Commonly known as Waterblommetjies. Found in dams and ponds of the South Western Cape.
Fast spreading, drought tolerant ground cover from the South Eastern Coast of SA.
Ground cover found mostly in the eastern parts of South Africa. Grows well under trees, but also in full sun.
Shrub with soft hairy leaves. Variable height up to 2m depending on conditions. Found in mostly the eastern parts of SA up to Mpumulanga.
Low growing spreading plant with succulent leaves. Sap from the leaves is excellent for healing cuts and insect bites or stings.
Succulent, grows up to 400mm. Found mostly in rocky sandstone in the Western Cape. Produces bright red flowers in Dec/Jan.
Ground cover with soft grey hairy leaves. yellow daisy type flowers appear for most of the year.
Low growing ground cover with fine feathery leaves, masses of purple flowers, mine has also produced some white flowers. Tolerates full sun and drought.
Multi stemmed tree, sometimes scrambling habit in forests. Purple flowers and four lobed edible fruits.
Tree up to 4 metres. Lovely soft foilage of compound leaves. Produces masses of delicate pink flowers in mid summer.
Can find very little info on this tree - your input would be appreciated.
Can't remember this one - can you help?
Don't know this one either - any ideas?