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Family: ASCLEPIADACEAE*  

 Brachystelma buchananii
 

Found this plant at Grootscholten.

  
Author:  Nicholas Edward Brown 1895
Family:  Asclepiadaceae*
Habitat:  Southern Africa
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  8 centimetres
Height:  12 centimetres
Flower:  Yellow and Dark Brown
Reproduction:  Seeds/Cuttings
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  -

The flower by Chris Pintozzi.

   This member of the Asclepiadaceae* family was describe by Nicholas Edward Brown in 1908. It is found in Congo, Malawi, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe, growing n a well drained soil with some water and lots of sun. The caudex can grow to eight centimetres, the branches to twelve centimetres length. The large flowers are yellow ght and dark brown.

*This family might been incorporated in the Apocynaceae family now.