kankerbossie, hoenderkloek, gansie
Single-stemmed shrublet up to 1.5 m. Leaves pinnately compound with single terminal leaflet. Leaflets narrowly elliptical and hairless or thinly hairy; pale green. Flowers (July to December) bright red. Pods are hairless and inflated.
Synonymous with Sutherlandia frutescens.
Distribution in the Hex
Gravel slopes and flats in De Doorns Renosterveld Karoo.
- Manning, J. & Goldblatt, P. 2012. Plants of the Greater Cape Floristic Region 1: the Core Cape flora, Strelitzia 29. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.