Lobostemon argenteus H.Buek

Pyjama Bush

Family: Boraginaceae

Genus: Lobostemon

Category: Shrub


Leaves lance-shpaed to oval and hairy. Flowers on tall spikes blooming from the top, bell-shaped and tubular, blue.


Native to South Africa.

Published in Linneae 11: 134 in 1837.

Synonym Echium argenteum P.J.Bergius, also published in Bot. Repos. 3: 154 in 1801 by Andrews.


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