Bushman's Poison

Acokanthera oppositifolia

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Acokanthera oppositifolia
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The Bushman's poison is a medium to large woody shrub with attractive hard dark green leaves. ZA Distribution: Eastern Cape, Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga, North West, Western Cape.
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Planning

Difficulty

Easy

Flowering time

Summer, Winter, Spring

Special features

Attracts birds

Attracts butterflies

Attractive flowers

Environment

Light

Full Sun, Partial Shade, Partial Sun

Soil type

Sand, Clay, Loam

Soil PH preference

Neutral

Frost hardiness

Tender

Uses

Personality

Family

Apocynaceae

Flower colour

Pink, White

Credits

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by Andrew Hankey, Witwatersrand National Botanical Garden, August 2001 (Copyright South African National Biodiversity Institute, South Africa)
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