A picture of a Yellow Shell-Flower Bush

Yellow Shell-Flower Bush

Bowkeria citrina

Full Sun
Moderate care
Tender

H4-H2

RHS hardiness

-10°C

Minimum temperature

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

More images of Yellow Shell-Flower Bush

Image showing golden glands
Image of flowers and inside  of flower
Image of plant growing in habitat

Yellow Shell-Flower Bush Overview

The wonderful display of the bright yellow flowers, the fragrance of the leaves and the polished brown fruit of Bowkeria citrina, make this beautiful evergreen shrub a prize item in a small garden. This rare endemic is found only in the mountains of northwestern KwaZulu-Natal and Mpumalanga.

Special features of Yellow Shell-Flower Bush

Attracts butterflies

Attractive flowers

Wet sites