Botanical name

Adenandra brachyphylla

Family

Rutaceae
Adenandra brachyphylla
Adenandra brachyphylla
Adenandra brachyphylla
Adenandra brachyphylla

Description

Aromatic plant up to 80cm  Leaves have thickened margins and are cordate at the base; 2-4 flowers on short stalks are in lax subumbels, white to pink in colour and reddish on the reverse; stamens are tipped with a stalked gland.

Greek: aden = a gland; -andrus = of a man; andros = male, stamen:referring to the gland bearing-anthers of this genus

Habitat

Rocky, sandstone slopes

Flower Date

July to November