Botanical name

Psoralea pinnata

Family

Fabaceae

Common Name

Fonteinbos - Bloukeur - Penwortel
Psoralea pinnata
Psoralea pinnata
Psoralea pinnata
Psoralea pinnata

Description

A small willowy tree up to 3 m high with deeply divided pinnate leaves up to 40 mm long. The blue and white sweetly-scented flowers occur in clusters towards the ends of the branches. It usually grows in damp areas.

Habitat

Mountain fynbos - forest margins - riverbeds.

Flower Date

October to April