Khungoana

Erythrina zeyheri

Motumo, Umnsinsana

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Erythrina zeyheri Harv. - Just south of Johannesburg, South Africa
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It is only in Africa where one can find this stunning, hardy, deciduous shrublet that produces brilliant scarlet flowers in late spring local is lekker! ZA Distribution: Free State, Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Mpumalanga, North West, Northern Cape.

Planning

Difficulty

Advanced

Flowering time

Spring

Special features

Attracts birds

Environment

Light

Full Sun

Soil type

Sand, Clay

Soil PH preference

Neutral

Frost hardiness

Tender

Uses

Personality

Family

Fabaceae

Flower colour

Red

Credits

profile iconErythrina zeyheri
by Elliot Lithudzha and K Behr, Pretoria National Botanical Garden, With additions by Yvonne Reynolds, March 2004 (Copyright South African National Biodiversity Institute, South Africa)