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African Dog Rose

Xylotheca kraussiana

Also known as

Afrikaanse Hondsroos

Full Sun
Tender

8a-11b

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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African Dog Rose Overview

The African dog rose, Xylotheca kraussiana, is a multi-stemmed shrub or small tree that forms a good focal point in a garden with its beautiful flowers and woody fruits. Its natural distribution is confined to the eastern part of southern Africa. ZA Distribution: KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo.

Special features of African Dog Rose

Attracts birds

Attracts butterflies

Attractive flowers

Pot plant