A picture of a Bosklimop

Bosklimop

Dipogon lignosus

Also known as

Rankertjie, Wilde-Ertjie

Full Sun
Easy care
Tender

8a-11b

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Flowers
Dipogon lignosus

Bosklimop Overview

The Cape sweet pea "is a delicate and beautiful twiner and well worth cultivating" (Pole Evans 1931). This plant is a semi-evergreen, hardy perennial with fragrant eye-catching flowers and minimal watering needs, making it a worthy garden subject, but it should be cultivated with care as it is known to be invasive in some areas. ZA Distribution: Eastern Cape, Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Mpumalanga, Northern Cape, Western Cape.

Special features of Bosklimop

Attractive flowers

Pot plant

Other uses of Bosklimop

Other uses

Edible