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Bitter Bush

Chrysocoma ciliata

Also known as

Bitter Cowcud, Sehalahala

Full Sun
Easy care


USDA zone


Minimum temperature


  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Bitter Bush Overview

A dense, slender-stemmed shrublet that boasts with its alluring, bright yellow, globular flowerheads. ZA Distribution: Eastern Cape, Free State, Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Mpumalanga, North West, Northern Cape, Western Cape.

Special features of Bitter Bush

Drought resistant

Attracts bees


Other uses of Bitter Bush

Other uses