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Lobostemon glaucophyllus

Lobostemon glaucophyllus


Perennial shrublet up to 80 cm. Young branchs smooth and hairless. Leaves attached directly to branches (no petiole, sessile), hairy on midrib and tip, linear-lance-shaped. Bears flowers (July to October) in a cluster, blue or pink, hairless on outsides, style hairy.

Distribution in the Hex

Lower sandstone slopes, or sandy flats of De Doorns Sanstone Fynbos vegetation and Hex River Arid Alluvium Fynbos.


  • 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.