Botanical name

Acrosanthes teretifolia

Family

Aizoaceae

Common Name

Spekvygie
Acrosanthes teretifolia
Acrosanthes teretifolia
Acrosanthes teretifolia
Acrosanthes teretifolia

Description

A sprawling, woody, widely branched perennial with fleshy, cylindrical pointed leaves 10 - 20mm long. The solitary white flowers which have more than 25 stamens grow from the nodes.

Habitat

Stony flat and sloping areas

Flower Date

October to February