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Ballota africana

Elements of Structural and Systematic Botany

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B and T World Seeds' reference number: 23551

The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Ballota africana is cold hardy
USDA Zone:8 10° to 20°F   (-12° to -6.5°C)
Type of plant - perennial
Flower or inflorescence: PURPLE, in round clusters above each leaf-pair, in spring
Fruit: (prefers dry conditions)
Foliage: gland-tipped hairs on GREYISH lvs., aromatic, fast growing..sow autumn
Height, in meters: 1.5
Height, in feet: 4.95
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Synonyms (alternative names) for Ballota africana:
Marrubium africanum, 

Common names for Ballota africana:

(also for other ailments, Khoi),  (folk:anti-stress infusion/tincture,,  Kattekruid,  Slender Cat Herb, 

Ballota africana is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.

36:   Herb Seed List Culinary Medicinal Dye and Aromatic
Not all medicinal, dye or aromatic plants are edible, some are toxic if eaten and others are dangerous if applied to the skin. Please check uses for plants.
37:   South African Native and Introduced Plants
43:   Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List
55:   Fragrant or Aromatic Flower or Foliage Plant Seeds
57:   Arid and Dry Condition Plant Seed List
454:  Lamiaceae
712:  Labiatae

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