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Cotyledon gloeophylla

Cotyledon gloeophylla
Common names: sticky-leaved cotyledon (Eng.); taaiblaarplakkie (Afr.)
Family: Crassulaceae

... National Botanical Garden March 2016 Cotyledon gloeophylla is a much-branched shrublet up to 600 mm tall, with ... appendages. Style branches free for 8 mm. Cotyledon gloeophylla is only known from the Kouga Dam region, growing in ...

14 / 03 / 2016 | Ernst van Jaarsveld | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Cotyledon petiolaris

The inflorescence of Cotyledon petiolaris in cultivation.
Common names: Kei-cotyledon (Eng.); Keiplakkie (Afr.)
Family: Crassulaceae

... in time for the coming rains. As with other species of Cotyledon , seeds are small and light and are dispersed by wind. Rainfall in ... spring to autumn and is about 450–700 mm per annum. Cotyledon petiolaris grows mainly on cliffs and steep rocky slopes of dry ...

01 / 02 / 2016 | Ernst van Jaarsveld | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Cotyledon woodii

Cotyledon woodii
Common names: None recorded.
Family: Crassulaceae

... van Jaarsveld Kirstenbosch NBG April 2015 Cotyledon woodii is a much-branched, succulent shrub, up to 1.2 m tall. Erect ... annum. Summers are hot and winters mild. Cotyledon woodii is pollinated by birds, like many other Cotyledon ...

27 / 04 / 2015 | Monique Mcquillan | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Cotyledon tomentosa subsp. ladismithiensis

Cotyledon tomentosa subsp.ladismithiensis
Common names: bear’s paw
Family: Crassulaceae

... National Botanical Garden February 2015 Cotyledon tomentosa subsp. ladismithiensis is an evergreen, perennial, ... Seeds are very small, forming in August. Cotyledon tomentosa subsp. ladismithiensis is endemic to Ladismith and ...

23 / 02 / 2015 | Ntuthuko Mabuya | Karoo Desert NBG
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Cotyledon pendens

A flowering branch of Cotyledon pendens
Common names: cliff cotyledon (Eng.); kransplakkie (Afr.)
Family: Crassulaceae

... parts) are spherical bearing yellow pollen. Cotyledon pendens is one of 11 Cotyledon species occurring in South Africa. It belongs to the Stonecrop family ...

17 / 08 / 2009 | Ernst van Jaarsveld | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Cotyledon orbiculata

Cotyledon orbiculata
Common names: pig's ears, cotyledon (Eng.); plakkie, platjies, varkoorblare, varkoor, kouterie (Afr.); imphewula (isiXhosa); ipewula (isiZulu)
Family: Crassulaceae

... grey, often with a red line around the margin. Cotyledon orbiculata has five varieties, based on differences in leaf and ... found (Ernst van Jaarsveld pers. comm.). Cotyledon orbiculata is widespread throughout South Africa, but is usually ...

15 / 03 / 2004 | Shireen Harris | Free State NBG
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Cotyledon barbeyi

Cotyledon barbeyi
Common names: bushveld cotyledon (Eng.); plakkie (Afr.)
Family: Crassulaceae

... Sisulu National Botanical Garden July 2001 Cotyledon barbeyi is a robust, much branched, perennial, succulent herb that ... is the main character that distinguishes this plant from Cotyledon orbiculata . Flowering occurs between March and September. ...

16 / 07 / 2001 | Thompson T Mutshinyalo | Walter Sisulu NBG
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