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Southern African Garden - Plant List (this garden is in development)

*indicates some of these species have been planted
  Botanical Name Common Name H
Trees
1 Adansonia digitata boabab  
2 Albizia adianthifolia flat crown albizia  
3 Aloe barberae tree aloe 12m
*4 Aloe dichotoma Quiver tree 5m
*5 Aloe pillansii giant quiver tree 12m
*6 Calodendrum capense cape chestnut  
7 Cussonia paniculata mountain cabbage tree 4m
*8 Cussonia natalensis Natal/rock cabbage tree 4m
*9 Cussonia spicata cabbage tree 10m
*10 Dais cotinifolia pom pom tree 5m
11 Diospyros lycioides bluebush/star apple 5m
12 Diospyros whyteana bladdernut  
13 Dovyalis caffra Kei-apple 4m
14 Dovyalis zeyheri Wild apricot 5m
15 Englerophytum magalismontanum milkplum 8m
*16 Erythrina caffra Coast Coral tree 7m
17 Euphorbia cooperi bushveld candelabra euphorbia 5m
18 Gardenia thunbergia Tree Gardenia 3.5m
19 Harpephyllum caffrum Wild Plum 8m
20 Leucadendron argenteum silver tree 7m
21 Olea europaea ssp africana wild olive 4m
Shrubs
1 Adenandra uniflora    
2 Athrixia phylicoides Bushman's tea 1m
3 Bauhinia galpinii Pride of de Kaap 2.5m
4 Brunia albiflora Coffee bush 2m
5 Buddleja salviifolia Sagewood 3m
6 Carissa bispinosa   3m
7 Carissa edulis   3m
*8 Carissa macrocarpa Natal plum 3m
9 Ensete ventricosum Wild banana 5m
10 Erica cerinthoides fire heath 80cm
11 Erica quadrangularis baby heath 50cm
12 Erica taxifolia yew-leaf heath 60cm
13 Erica verticillata whorled heath 1m
14 Erythrina acanthocarpa Tambookie Thorn 2m
15 Erythrina humeana Dwarf Coral tree 1.5m
16 Hibiscus calyphyllus sun hibiscus 2m
17 Hibiscus praeteritus   1.5m
18 Indigofera lyalii red Indigo 2m
19 Indigofera natalensis Forest Indigo 2m
*20 Leonotis leonurus Dagga Dagga 1.5m
21 Leucadendron album  linear-leaf conebush 1.5m
22 Leucadendron laureolum golden conebush 1m
23 Leucadendron salignum   1.5m
*24 Leucospermum cordifolium Pincushion 1.5m
25 Leucospermum glabrum   1.2m
26 Leucospermum prostratum   30cm
*27 Plumbago auriculata   2.5m
28 Protea aurea   3m
29 Protea caffra  common sugarbush  
30 Protea cynaroides king protea  
31 Protea eximia broad-leaf sugarbush  
32 Protea lanceolata lance-leaf sugarbush 3m
33 Protea magnifica queen protea 3m
34 Protea rubropilosa transvaal sugarbush 5m
35 Protea scolymocephala thistle sugarbush 2m
*36 Serruria florida blushing bride 1m
Succulents
1 Adenium obesum desert rose  
2 Adenium multiflorum impala lily  
3 Aloe africana African aloe 200cm
4 Aloe albida   15cm
5 Aloe arborescens Krantz aloe 250cm
6 Aloe brevifolia    
7 Aloe broomii mountain/snake aloe  
8 Aloe falcata    
9 Aloe ferox Bitter/Red aloe 2.5m
10 Aloe haemanthifolia   50cm
11 Aloe khamiesensis Khamiesberg Aloe 3m
12 Aloe linearifolia dwarf yellow grass aloe  
13 Aloe longistyla    
14 Aloe maculata soap aloe  
15 Aloe marlothii mountain aloe 3m
16 Aloe melanacantha    
17 Aloe microstigma    
18 Aloe nubigena Graskop cliff aloe  
19 Aloe pearsonii Pearson's aloe 150cm
20 Aloe peglerae   40cm
21 Aloe perfoliata mitre aloe 40cm
22 Aloe plicatilis fan aloe 3m
23 Aloe pluridens   5m
24 Aloe polyphylla spiral aloe 20cm
25 Aloe ramosissima maiden's quiver tree 2m
26 Aloe reitzii Reitz' Aloe  
27 Aloe speciosa tilt head aloe 3m
28 Aloe striata coral aloe 30cm
29 Aloe succotrina Fynbos aloe 100cm
*30 Aloe tenuior   250cm
31 Aloe thompsoniae Wolkberg cliff aloe 25cm
32 Aloe variegata partridge breast aloe 20cm
33 Aloe verecunda   30cm
34 Aloe zebrina zebra leaf aloe 30cm
35 Bulbine abyssinica bushy bulbine 60cm
36 Bulbine frutescens cat's tail 30cm
37 Bulbine latifolia   30cm
38 Cotyledon barbeyi   1.5m
39 Cotyledon orbiculata   1.0m
40 Crassula arborescens tree crassula 2.0m
41 Crassula coccinea red crassula 40cm
42 Crassula ovata jade plant 1.5m
43 Drosanthemum floribundum purple carpet  
44 Euphorbia barnardii   60cm
45 Euphorbia obesa Sea Urchin Euphorbia 20cm
46 Pelargonium crassicaule    
47 Pelargonium crithmifolium samphire-leaved pelargonium 1m
48 Pelargonium echinatum prickly-leaved pelargonium  
49 Pelargonium tetragonum square-stemmed pelargonium  
50 Pelargonium magenteum magenta-flowered pelargonium  
Perennials
1 Agapanthus campanulatus bell agapanthus  
*2 Agapanthus inapertus ssp pendulus 'Graskop'    
3 Aristea biflora windowed aristea 40cm
4 Aristea ecklonii blue stars 50cm
5 Aristea capitata blue sceptre 80cm
6 Aster laevigatus Van Staden's aster 30cm
7 Clivia caulescens    
8 Clivia miniata    
9 Clivia mirabilis    
10 Clivia nobilis    
11 Clivia robusta    
12 Delosperma lydenburgense    
13 Diascia integerrima twinspurs  
14 Diascia patens twinspurs  
15 Dierama pendulum fairy bell  
16 Dierama reynoldsii fairy bell  
*17 Dietes bicolor  Peacock Flower  
18 Dietes grandiflora    
19 Dimorphotheca cuneata    
20 Dimorphotheca ecklonis Cape marguerite  
21 Dimorphotheca jucunda   50cm
22 Erythrina zeyheri harrow-breaker 50cm
*23 Felicia amelloides Blue marguerite 50cm
24 Felicia elongata tricolour felicia 30cm
*25 Geranium incanum carpet geranium 30cm
26 Geranium multisectum lilac carpet geranium 30cm
27 Helichrysum appendiculatum everlasting 30cm
28 Helichrysum argyrophyllum Golden Guinea everlasting 15cm
29 Kniphofia ensifolia torch lily 1.8m
30 Kniphofia gracilis    
31 Kniphofia rooperi winter poker 1.2m
32 Pelargonium betulinum camphor scented pelargonium 60cm
33 Pelargonium citronellum lemon-scented pelargonium 1.5m
34 Pelargonium cordifolium Heart-leaved pelargonium 1.2m
35 Pelargonium elegans   20cm
36 Pelargonium sidoides   30cm
37 Pelargonium tomentosum Peppermint-scented pelargonium  
38 Plectranthus ambiguus pincushion spur flower  
39 Plectranthus ciliatus speckled spur-flower 50cm
40 Plectranthus ecklonii spur-flower 2m
41 Plectranthus fruticosus blue spur-flower 1m
42 Plectranthus neochilus   50cm
*43 Plectranthus 'Mona Lavender'    
44 Salvia africana-caerulea African blue sage 1.2m
45 Salvia africana-lutea parchment sage 1.5m
46 Salvia dolomitica dolomite sage 1.5m
47 Salvia lanceolata rusty sage 1.5m
48 Salvia muirii   60cm
49 Tulbaghia simmleri sweet wild garlic 20cm
*50 Tulbaghia violacea society garlic 50cm
Bulbs
1 Amaryllis belladonna Beladonna lily  
2 Ammocharis longifolia Malgas lily  
3 Babiana hirsuta    
4 Babiana pygmaea    
5 Babiana praemorsa    
6 Babiana villosa    
7 Brunsvigia bosmaniae candelabra lily  
*8 Brunsvigia josephinae candelabra lily  
9 Brunsvigia orientalis chandelier lily  
10 Brunsvigia radulosa    
11 Bulbinella nutans    
12 Bulbinella latifolia ssp doleritica    
13 Chasmanthe aethiopica cobra lily  
14 Chasmanthe bicolor bi-colour cobra lily  
15 Chasmanthe floribunda yellow cobra lily  
16 Cyrtanthus falcatus    
17 Cyrtanthus flammosus Kouga flame lily  
18 Cyrtanthus herrei Richtersveld cyrtanthus  
19 Cyrtanthus leucanthus white fire lily  
20 Cyrtanthus ventricosus fire lily  
21 Eucomis autumnalis Pineapple lily 30cm
22 Eucomis humilis dwarf Pineapple lily 15cm
23 Eucomis vandermerwei spotted-leaf eucomis 20cm
24 Galtonia candicans Cape hyacinth 120cm
25 Geissorhiza aspera satin flower 25cm
26 Geissorhiza eurystigma winecups 15cm
27 Geissorhiza radians winecups 12cm
28 Geissorhiza splendidissima Blue pride of Nieuwoudtville 15cm
29 Gladiolus alatus   15cm
30 Gladiolus carinatus Blue Gladiolus 50cm
31 Gladiolus carneus Painted ladies 40cm
32 Gladiolus caryophyllaceus Pink Afrikander 90cm
33 Gladiolus dalenii   1.8m
34 Gladiolus guthriei   60cm
35 Gladiolus huttonii Eastern Cape flame 40cm
36 Gladiolus liliaceus   50cm
37 Gladiolus oppositiflorus salmon gladiolus 90cm
38 Gloriosa superba Flame Lily  
*39 Haemanthus albiflos Paint Brush 25cm
40 Haemanthus coccineus blood lily 30cm
*41 Ixia viridiflora Green Ixia 80cm
42 Lachenalia alba   20cm
43 Lachenalia bulbifera   30cm
44 Lachenalia fistulosa    
45 Lachenalia sargeantii    
46 Lachenalia viridiflora    
47 Merwilla plumbea blue squill  
48 Nerine filifolia grass leaved Nerine  
*49 Nerine sarniensis Guernsey Lily  
*50 Veltheimia bracteata    
51 Veltheimia capensis    

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