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large, rounded shrub.
broad, angular, rough, hairy, with a pointed middle lobe.
about 10cm across, yellow, sometimes white or cream, with a
purple spot in the throat.
December - May.
likes forest edges, vleis and rivers.
can be grown from seed or cutting when the warm weather begins.
Grows in sun or semi-shade.
the stems were once
used for rope-making.
been sourced, and often directly quoted, from a number of
reference works which are listed on the References page.