Drosanthemum bicolor

This spectacular species forms erect shrubs to 1 m tall and 1.5 m in diameter and is deservedly popular as a garden plant in suitable climates.
They occur in the Little Karoo, mainly in the  Ladismith-Montagu area on stony sandy soil. The flowers appear from September through December.

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2 Responses to Drosanthemum bicolor

  1. Arturo says:

    Very nice! Sadly not available over here.


  2. Just awesome thanks for the great pictures and info! When are you going to join instagram so we can see you worldwide on our mobile phones?


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