Kleinia galpinii

Kleinia galpinii

Common Names

Taxonomy

Family ASTERACEAE
Genus Kleinia
Specie galpinii
SA Plant Number
Basionym Kleinia galpinii

Description

Kleinia galpinii is a hardy, attractive, evergreen succulent plant has flattened, grey-green leaves that arise from a fleshy stem.These grow from a tuberous rootstock.

The clusters of bright-orange or scarlet flowers are carried on a long, flowering stems from January to August.The flowers attract insects to the garden.

This long-flowering plant will brighten up a rockery or mixed flowerbed.

Plant in well-drained soil in full sun or light shade.


Size: 30cm to 60cm

Wildlife

Uses

Distribution

Limpopo, Mpumalanga, KwaZulu Natal

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