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Gomphocarpus physocarpus

   (Family: Apocynaceae)
   
Afrikaans: tontelbos; wilde kapok English: milkweed Xhosa: umsinga-lwesalukazi  EDIT
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Plant Type: EDIT  Shrub
Height: 2m
Special properties:
  Drought Resistant (heavy)
  Has Medicinal Uses
Rarity Status:
Common
   
Preferred position:
Full Sun
Tolerated soil:  
 
pH:
 
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Flower colours
 
White
 
Maroon
 
  Polinator
  African Monarch butterfly
 
 
 
  Leaf info EDIT
  Evergreen
 
 
 
 
  Seed info EDIT
 
 
 
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