Flora Detail

Common Name Coastal Camphorbush
Family Asteraceae
Date Observed 06-04-2021
Category Trees
Catalogue No. 5502RG
Flowering Time Spring,Autumn
Colour White to Grey
Locations Observed
Nature Reserve Few
Small Holding Few
Village Few
Greater Rooiels

Tarchonanthus littoralis


Coastal Camphorbush

Tarchonanthus littoralis is a large, dense, bushy shrub or small, shapely tree, 1-8 m tall. 

Male flower heads are 5-10 mm in diameter and contain 13-47 flowers, sterile ovary and long, protruding style.