Struthiola striata Lam.

Roemanaggie


Family: Thymelaeaceae

Genus: Struthiola

Description: 

Small white flowers, light pink in bud, fragrant, close to the stems, along the stems. Small green leaves.

Struthiola with oval leaves, tapering to a point, concave, tiled, smooth, and hairy at the edges; four glands upon the mouth of the blossom. (Bot. Repos. - S. imbricata)

History: 

Published in Tabl. Encycl. 1: 314 in 1791.

Synonym Struthiola imbricata Andrews.

Native to South Africa.

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