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Family: ASCLEPIADACEAE* 

 Brachystelma meyerianum
 
  
Author:  Friedrich Richard Rudolf Schlechter 1896
Family:  Asclepiadaceae*
Habitat:  Cape Province, South Africa
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  7 centimetres
Height:  20 centimetres
Flower:  Crème Colour to Brown
Reproduction:  Seeds
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  -

Caudex and leaves from Specks.

   This member of the Asclepiadaceae* family was described by Friedrich Richard Rudolf Schlechter  in 1896. It is only found in the Cape Province, South Africa, growing in a well drained soil with some water and lots of sun. The caudex can grow up to seven centimetres in diameter, the branches will grow up to 20 centimetres. The hairy flowers are crème colour to brown.

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