Sparingly naturalised in semi-derelict garden (almost wasteland) in a industrial area. Plants dark green to yellow green, the foliage rather strongly spicy aromatic when brushed / crushed, the few flowers seen pale washed out pink. Seedlings dark green.
Voucher: AK 360892, P.J. de Lange 13147
'Springtime in the Gardens'
A wee shrub In that same area.
+ a photo of the 'wee area'.
The very tall red Rhodo and the pink camellia in sep photos not in this set, are in this wee area.
Coleonema is a genus of flowering plants in the family Rutaceae. The eight known species are all from the western Cape Province of South Africa. In Australia, where they are cultivated as garden ornamentals, they are often incorrectly referred to as Diosma.