Gnidia oppositifolia dt

Gnidia oppositifolia dt

Observation - Gnidia oppositifolia dt - Southern Africa. Description: Erect, willowy shrub to 3 m. Leaves opposite-decussate, oblong-lanceolate to elliptic-lanceolate; involucral leaves similar but crimson-edged. Flowers 4--6 at the branch tips, pale yellow, hypanthium silky-villous, ribbed, petaloid floral scales 4, fleshy

Erect, willowy shrub to 3 m. Leaves opposite-decussate, oblong-lanceolate to elliptic-lanceolate; involucral leaves similar but crimson-edged. Flowers 4--6 at the branch tips, pale yellow, hypanthium silky-villous, ribbed, petaloid floral scales 4, fleshy, pale yellow (brown when dry).