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Mackaya bella (Forest Bell Bush, Mackaya)

Bosklokkiesbos, Blouklokkiesbos [Afrikaans]

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Eudicotyledons > Core Eudicots > Asterids > Euasterid I > Order: Lamiales > Family: Acanthaceae

Mackaya bella (Forest Bell Bush, Mackaya) Mackaya bella (Forest Bell Bush, Mackaya)

Mackaya bella under cultivation in Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens. [photos H. Robertson, Iziko ]

 

See Creative gardening with indigenous plants. A South African Guide by Pitta Joffe p. 195; Transvaal Lowveld and escarpment wild flowers by Jo Onderstall p. 184.

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