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Selago canescens

   (Family: Scrophulariaceae)
   
Afrikaans: Blou aarbossie English: Bitter bush  EDIT
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Plant Type: EDIT  Shrub
Height: 1 - 1.5m
Special properties:
  Frost Tolerant (light)
  Has Medicinal Uses
Rarity Status:
Common
   
Preferred rainfall: Winter
Preferred position:
Full Sun
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Purple
 
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  Evergreen
  The glossy green leaves are short, narrow and soft. They arise in dense tufts along the main branches and side shoots.
 
 
 
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Description EDIT
Selago canescens is an evergreen shrub with many long slender branches and grows between 1 and 1.5 m high. The glossy green leaves are short, narrow and soft. They arise in dense tufts along the main branches and side shoots, making the plant attractive throughout the year.
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