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Barleria affinis

Barleria affinis
Common names: downy barleria (Eng.); fluweel barleria (Afr.)
Family: Acanthaceae

... Botanical Garden December 2012   Barleria affinis is an unarmed erect shrub up to 1 m high. Leaves ovate or ... wet to distribute the seeds. Capsules 4-seeded. Barleria affinis grows in well-drained soil (sometimes poor soils), in full ...

03 / 12 / 2012 | Willem Froneman | Lowveld NBG
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Barleria albostellata

Barleria albostellata
Common names: grey barleria (Eng.); grysbarleria, fluweelblaarbosviooltjie (Afr.)
Family: Acanthaceae

... National Botanical Garden January 2007 Barleria albostellata is a shrub that, under ideal circumstances, will grow ... fast and reaches maturity within three years. Barleria albostellata grows in well-drained soils and in full sun to ...

29 / 01 / 2007 | Willem Froneman | Lowveld NBG
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Barleria bremekampii

Flowers of barleria bremekampii
Common names: hedgehog barleria (Eng.)
Family: Acanthaceae

... soils, and are drought resistant. Barleria bremekampii is pollinated by insects and attracts various species of ... explode when moistened, to distribute the seed. Barleria Barleria bremekampii can be propagated either by seed or ...

23 / 03 / 2015 | Willem Froneman | Lowveld NBG
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Barleria dinteri

Barleria dinteri
Common names: leather leaf barleria (Eng.); Ludwigslust barleria (Afr.)
Family: Acanthaceae

... grow on limestone-rich soils, in full sun. Barleria dinteri is pollinated by insects and attracts various species of butterflies. Barleria Barleria dinteri can be propagated by seed or cuttings. ...

01 / 04 / 2013 | Willem Froneman | Lowveld NBG
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Barleria dolomiticola

Barleria dolomiticola flower and buds
Common names: Wolkberg bush violet
Family: Acanthaceae

... Botanical Garden/Glow April 2014   Barleria dolomiticola is an unarmed herb up to 250mm high. Leaves are ovate ... Limpopo Province where it grows in dolomite soils. Barleria dolomiticola is pollinated by insects and attracts various species ...

07 / 04 / 2014 | Willem Froneman | Lowveld NBG
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Barleria elegans

Plant in flower
Common names: white bushveld barleria ( Eng.); wit bosviooltjie (Afr.)
Family: Acanthaceae

... Botanical Garden November 2007   Barleria elegans is a medium-sized, fairly fast-growing evergreen shrub up to ... the bracteoles (reduced leaves) are spiny-toothed. Barleria elegans is found in the summer-rainfall areas of South Africa where ...

19 / 11 / 2007 | Willem Froneman | Lowveld NBG
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Barleria greenii

Barleria greenii
Common names: wild bush petunia, Green's barleria
Family: Acanthaceae

... National Botanical Garden September 2016   Barleria greenii is a bushy, much branched shrub up to 1.5 m in height, with ... been discovered and was only officially named in 1984. Barleria greenii is restricted to heavy, black clay soils on doleritic rock. ...

19 / 03 / 2001 | Sharon Turner | Walter Sisulu NBG
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Barleria gueinzii

Barleria gueinzii
Common names: bush violet (Eng.); bosviooltjie (Afr.)
Family: Acanthaceae

... National Botanical Garden February 2007 Barleria gueinzii is a much-branched, evergreen, scrambling shrub with ... fairly fast to a height of about 1-2 m. Barleria gueinzii is found in the summer rainfall areas of South Africa on ...

05 / 02 / 2007 | Willem Froneman | Lowveld NBG
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Barleria holubii

Barleria holubii flowers and leaves
Common names: bushveld joy
Family: Acanthaceae

... National Botanical Garden February 2009 Barleria holubii is a dwarf, thorny shrub up to 800 mm high. The leaves are ... plant, reaching maturity in two years. Barleria holubii grows in well-drained soil and in full sun in woodlands and ...

02 / 02 / 2009 | Willem Froneman | Lowveld NBG
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Barleria lancifolia

Barleria lancifolia flower
Common names: No common name recorded.
Family: Acanthaceae

... Botanical Garden September 2010   Barleria lancifolia is an unarmed 'bushy' perennial herb up to 50 mm high. ... Flowering time is from February to June. Barleria lancifolia grows in rocky places amongst grasses and shrubs, and ...

13 / 09 / 2010 | Willem Froneman | Lowveld NBG
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Barleria lichtensteiniana

Barleria lichtensteiniana
Common names: little porcupine (Eng.); rolvarkie, klapperbossie (Afr.)
Family: Acanthaceae

... Lowveld National Botanical Garden June 2018 Barleria lichtensteiniana is a trailing herb up to 200 mm high. The stems ... during which time flowers appear sporadically. Barleria lichtensteiniana occurs naturally in the Northern Cape in South ...

11 / 06 / 2018 | Willem Froneman | Lowveld NBG
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Barleria lugardii

Barleria lugardii
Common names: Limpopo white barleria, Lugard’s barleria, Lugard’s bush violet (Eng.), Lugard-se-barleria, Lugard-se-bosviooltjie (Afr.)
Family: Acanthaceae

... National Botanical Garden September 2017 Barleria lugardii is an unarmed shrublet, up to 400 mm high. The stems ... The upper lip is 3-lobed and the bottom lip 1-lobed. Barleria lugardii and B. rehmannii are the only 2 barlerias in South ...

18 / 09 / 2017 | Willem Froneman | Lowveld NBG
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Barleria mackenii

Barleria mackenii
Common names: Mr McKen's barleria (Eng.): bosviooltjie (Afr.)
Family: Acanthaceae

... Botanical Garden October 2007 Barleria mackenii is an unarmed evergreen shrub growing up to 0.75 m under ... is a small, sharply pointed exploding capsule. Barleria mackenii has been recorded in the summer-rainfall areas of ...

29 / 10 / 2007 | Willem Froneman | Lowveld NBG
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Barleria matopensis

Barleria matopensis
Common names: Matopos barleria (Eng.)
Family: Acanthaceae

... Lowveld National Botanical Garden April 2016 Barleria matopensis is an unarmed shrub, up to 800 mm tall. Young stems ... The seed capsule is beaked and 2-seeded. Barleria matopensis grows naturally in Zambia, Zimbabwe, Mozambique and South ...

11 / 04 / 2016 | Willem Froneman | Lowveld NBG
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Barleria meyeriana

Common names: Meyer's bushviolet (Eng.)
Family: Acanthaceae

... the derivation of the species name.     Barleria meyeriana is an unarmed (without thorns) straggling herb up to 50 ... are pale mauve to white with a few dark mauve streaks.  Barleria meyeriana flowers from February to May. The fruit ...

07 / 05 / 2012 | Willem Froneman | Lowveld NBG
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Barleria monticola

Barleria monticola in flower
Common names: mountain barleria (Eng.); berg barleria (Afr.)
Family: Acanthaceae

... in loamy soils and flower well after fires. Barleria monticola is pollinated by insects and attracts various species of ... enables it to survive veld fires and winter frosts. Barleria Barleria monticola can be propagated either by seed or ...

06 / 04 / 2015 | Willem Froneman | Lowveld NBG
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Barleria obtusa

Barleria obtusa
Common names: bush violet, barleria (Eng.); bosviooltjie (Afr.); idololenkonyane (Zulu)
Family: Acanthaceae

... National Bootanical Garden 28 April 2001 Barleria obtusa is multi-stemmed shrublet with a sprawling habit. The ... explosively released and scattered on the ground. Barleria obtusa occurs naturally from the Soutpansberg in the Northern ...

14 / 05 / 2001 | Megan Isaacs | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Barleria ovata

Flower
Common names: grassland barleria (Eng.); iningizimebomvu (isiZulu)
Family: Acanthaceae

... from the woody rootstock in spring after fires. Barleria ovata is found in the Eastern Cape, KwaZulu-Natal, Mpumalanga and ... resprouting from its perennial, woody rootstock. Barleria Barlerias, prefer lots of sunshine and flower profusely in full ...

25 / 08 / 2014 | Mkhipheni Ngwenya | Kwazulu-Natal NBG
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Barleria prionitis subsp. delagoensis

Barleria prionitis subsp. delagoensis flowers and foliage
Common names: Delagoa Bay barleria, porcupine flower
Family: Acanthaceae

... National Botanical Garden May 2010   Barleria prionitis subsp. delagoensis is a branched perennial herb or ... the seeds in different directions. Barleria prionitis subsp. delagoensis grows in well-drained sandy ...

17 / 05 / 2010 | Willem Froneman | Lowveld NBG
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Barleria randii

Flowers and leaves B.randii
Common names: Matopos apricot barleria
Family: Acanthaceae

... grow in full sun in deep sandy soils. Barleria randii is pollinated by insects and attracts various species of butterflies. Barleria Barleria randii can be propagated both by seed or cuttings. ...

31 / 03 / 2014 | Willem Froneman | Lowveld NBG
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