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Basboontjie

Elephantorrhiza burkei

Also known as

Basbos, Tshisesevhafa

Full Sun
Moderate care
Tender

8a-11b

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Basboontjie Overview

This low -growing tree boasts fragrant, creamy white to yellow flowers in early summer and can also be successfully grown in a container, as it has a non-aggressive root system. ZA Distribution: Gauteng, Limpopo, Mpumalanga, North West.

Special features of Basboontjie

Attracts birds

Drought resistant

Attractive flowers

Attracts bees

Other uses of Basboontjie

Other uses

Medicinal