A picture of a River Star

River Star

Gomphostigma virgatum

Also known as

Otter Bush, Besembossie

Full Sun
Moderate care
Tender

8a-11b

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Flowering

    • spring
    • summer
    • autumn
    • winter

    River Star Overview

    Gomphostigma virgatum is a beautiful, evergreen, perennial shrub that can grow up to 2,6m high. ZA Distribution: Eastern Cape, Free State, Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga, North West, Northern Cape, Western Cape.

    Special features of River Star

    Attracts birds

    Wet sites

    Other uses of River Star

    Other uses

    Aquatics

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