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Brachylaena rotundata

   (Family: Asteraceae)
   
Afrikaans: Bergvaalbos English: Mountain Silver Oak Zulu: iPhalalehlathi  EDIT
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Plant Type: EDIT  Tree
Tree No.: 730
Height: 4 - 5m
Special properties:
  Drought Resistant (heavy)
Rarity Status:
Common
   
Preferred position:
Full Sun
 
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Flower colours
 
Yellow
 
  Flower info
  Yellow thistle-like flowers appear in spring. (the male and female flowers are on separate trees).
 
 
 
  Leaf info EDIT
  Evergreen
  The attractive silver-grey foliage gets reddish tinges in autumn.
 
 
 
  Seed info EDIT
 
 
 
Description EDIT
A hardy, medium sized, drought resistant, evergreen to semi-deciduous tree or shrub.
Excellent garden subject.
Growing EDIT
Sow seeds in summer in a well drained medium.
Distribution EDIT
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