Scientific nameSunny spot preferred; Forest, Mtn Fynbos. Size: Medium
Canthium inerme is relatively easy in terms of propagation and is best grown from seed. Seeds should be collected when ripe and cleaning of these is recommended prior to sowing. Sowing can be done in trays or seed beds in a rich, well-drained medium, with equal parts of sand and compost.Place in a warm, brightly-lit area and keep moist but not wet.
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Conservation status: Least Concern
This species was selected because it has various important characteristics.
This is a bird-friendly species
It provides medicinal value
Easy to grow