Botanical name

Aizoon sarmentosum

Family

Aizoaceae

Common Name

Spekvygie
Aizoon sarmentosum
Aizoon sarmentosum
Aizoon sarmentosum
Aizoon sarmentosum

Description

A straggling herb with stems half a metre and erect branches 15cm high. Often roots in the nodes. Leaves opposite on short branches - dark green in colour - linear and cylindrical with young leaves hairy. White flowers at the tips of the branches which are hairy on the outside.

Habitat

Dry lower slopes or flats

Flower Date

June to October