Cotyledon
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Kouga

Description (according to E. van Jaarsveld in IHSP, 2003) :

Shrubs to 10 cm

 

Branches glaucous green.

 

Leaves obovate, 4 x 2,5 cm, glaucous, obtuse, mucronate.

 

Inflorescences to 8 cm with 1 – 2 dichasia.

 

Flowers : Sepals 8 mm, corolla 25 mm tubular, tube green, 10 mm in diameter at the base, narrowing to 8 mm in diameter towards the throat, petals 20 mm, reddish.

 

This is the putative hybrid between C. woodii and C. velutina.




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