Scientific nameTufted perennial to 1m or more with trailing, cylindrical leaves that are longer than the stems; bears yellow, star-shaped flowers in a dense head comprising 6-40 individual clusters subtended by a green spathe with a long, needle-like tip.
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Conservation status: Least Concern
This species was selected because it has various important characteristics.
Bobartia indica is indigenous to: Cape Flats Sand Fynbos