Capelio cf tomentosa

Capelio cf tomentosa

Observation - Capelio cf tomentosa - Southern Africa. Description: 2nd locality of a bit of a mystery plant, with no sign of fls or frts; clearly a resprouter which flowers soon after fire; here in veld >10yrs old; uncommon, south facing rocky areas above 1000m; closest to C tomentosa, although more within range of C cal

2nd locality of a bit of a mystery plant, with no sign of fls or frts; clearly a resprouter which flowers soon after fire; here in veld >10yrs old; uncommon, south facing rocky areas above 1000m; closest to C tomentosa, although more within range of C caledonica or C tabularis; leaf shape and size indicative of C tomentosa, but significantly further south than previously recorded