- Latin Name
- Pentanisia Prunelloides
- This is quite a hairy plant that grows up to a height of 400 mm. It may be single- or multi-stemmed, with various leaves that mainly grow near the base of the plant. The beautiful ball-shaped inflorescence, which is about 30 mm in width, consists of a dense bundle of light- to dark-blue flowers. The flowering time is from August to December.
- Grows in open, rocky grassveld areas and can be found in the Northern Province.
- Hibiscus is related to the cotton plant and the seeds of some species also have a tuft of silky hairs like cotton.