WESTERN CAPE

Winter rainfall region

We include all 3 vegetation types here - Fynbos: > 500mm rain/ annum, frost in the high-lying inland areas. Sandy soils. Strandveld: 300-500mm annual rainfall. Sandy soils. (Cape Flats, coastal Western Cape and coastal West Coast).Cape Metropole, Boland, Swartland, Overberg,

and the Garden Route & Tsitskikamma. 

 
Trees     Shrubs      Perennials     Succulents      Groundcovers      Bulbs     Low Water Needs
TREES
SMALL
Buddleja saligna
Buddleja saligna
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Burchellia bubalina
Burchellia bubalina
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Clausena anisata
Clausena anisata
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Crotalaria capensis
Crotalaria capensis
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Euclea crispa
Euclea crispa
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Galpinia transvaalica
Galpinia transvaalica
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Grewia occidentalis
Grewia occidentalis
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Halleria lucida
Halleria lucida
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Pappea capensis
Pappea capensis
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Rothmannia globosa
Rothmannia globosa
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Scolopia mundii
Scolopia mundii
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Searsia chirindensis
Searsia chirindensis
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Tarchonanthus camphoratus
Tarchonanthus camphoratus
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Zanthoxylum capense
Zanthoxylum capense
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TREES - MEDIUM
Calodendrum capense
Calodendrum capense
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Cussonia spicata
Cussonia spicata
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Euclea crispa
Euclea crispa
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Galpinia transvaalica
Galpinia transvaalica
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Heteromorpha arborescens
Heteromorpha arborescens
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Ilex mitis
Ilex mitis
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Kiggelaria africana
Kiggelaria africana
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Pappea capensis
Pappea capensis
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Ptaeroxylon obliquum
Ptaeroxylon obliquum
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Scolopia mundii
Scolopia mundii
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Searsia chirindensis
Searsia chirindensis
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Searsia lancea
Searsia lancea
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Tarchonanthus camphoratus
Tarchonanthus camphoratus
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Vachellia karroo
Vachellia karroo
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TREES - LARGE
Apodytes dimidiata
Apodytes dimidiata
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Cussonia spicata
Cussonia spicata
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Ilex mitis
Ilex mitis
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Kiggelaria africana
Kiggelaria africana
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Ptaeroxylon obliquum
Ptaeroxylon obliquum
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SHRUBS
SMALL SHRUBS - SUN
 
Anisodontea hybrid Classic Cerise
Anisodontea hybrid Classic Cerise
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Anisodontea scabrosa
Anisodontea scabrosa
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Coleaonema species
Coleaonema species
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Crassula ovata
Crassula ovata
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Eriocephalus africanus
Eriocephalus africanus
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Euphorbia mauritanica
Euphorbia mauritanica
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Felicia muricata subsp. muricata
Felicia muricata subsp. muricata
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Gomphocarpus physocarpus
Gomphocarpus physocarpus
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Gomphostigma virgatum
Gomphostigma virgatum
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Gomphostigma virgatum
Gomphostigma virgatum
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Helichrysum petiolare
Helichrysum petiolare
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Hypoestes aristata
Hypoestes aristata
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Lessertia frutescens
Lessertia frutescens
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Leucospermum cordifolium
Leucospermum cordifolium
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Leucospermum oleifolium
Leucospermum oleifolium
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SMALL SHRUBS - SEMI-SHADE
Anisodontea hybrid Classic Cerise
Anisodontea hybrid Classic Cerise
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Coleaonema species
Coleaonema species
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Crassula ovata
Crassula ovata
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Gomphostigma virgatum
Gomphostigma virgatum
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Helichrysum petiolare
Helichrysum petiolare
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Hypoestes aristata
Hypoestes aristata
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Ochna serrulata
Ochna serrulata
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Pelargonium X fragrans
Pelargonium X fragrans
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Pelargonium cucullatum
Pelargonium cucullatum
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Polygala myrtifolia
Polygala myrtifolia
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SMALL SHRUBS - SHADE
Hypoestes aristata
Hypoestes aristata
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Plectranthus fruticosus
Plectranthus fruticosus
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MEDIUM SHRUBS - SUN
 
Anisodontea hybrid Classic Cerise
Anisodontea hybrid Classic Cerise
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Carissa bispinosa
Carissa bispinosa
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Coleaonema species
Coleaonema species
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Crassula ovata
Crassula ovata
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Diospyros lycioides
Diospyros lycioides
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Diospyros whyteana
Diospyros whyteana
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Dodonea viscosa var. angustifolia
Dodonea viscosa var. angustifolia
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Ehretia rigida
Ehretia rigida
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Euphorbia mauritanica
Euphorbia mauritanica
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Freylinia lanceolata
Freylinia lanceolata
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Grewia occidentalis
Grewia occidentalis
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Halleria elliptica
Halleria elliptica
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Lauridia tetragona
Lauridia tetragona
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Leonotis leonurus
Leonotis leonurus
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Leucospermum cordifolium
Leucospermum cordifolium
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MEDIUM SHRUBS - SEMI-SHADE
Anisodontea hybrid Classic Cerise
Anisodontea hybrid Classic Cerise
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Carissa bispinosa
Carissa bispinosa
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Coleaonema species
Coleaonema species
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Crassula ovata
Crassula ovata
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Diospyros whyteana
Diospyros whyteana
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Grewia occidentalis
Grewia occidentalis
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Halleria elliptica
Halleria elliptica
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Lauridia tetragona
Lauridia tetragona
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Mundulea sericea
Mundulea sericea
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Plumbago auriculata
Plumbago auriculata
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Polygala myrtifolia
Polygala myrtifolia
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Trichocladus crinitus
Trichocladus crinitus
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MEDIUM SHRUBS - SHADE
Halleria elliptica
Halleria elliptica
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Plectranthus fruticosus
Plectranthus fruticosus
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Trichocladus crinitus
Trichocladus crinitus
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LARGE SHRUBS - SUN
 
Buddleja saligna
Buddleja saligna
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Buddleja salviifolia
Buddleja salviifolia
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Burchellia bubalina
Burchellia bubalina
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Canthium inerme
Canthium inerme
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Crotalaria capensis
Crotalaria capensis
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Diospyros lycioides
Diospyros lycioides
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Diospyros whyteana
Diospyros whyteana
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Dodonea viscosa var. angustifolia
Dodonea viscosa var. angustifolia
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Dovyalis caffra
Dovyalis caffra
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Ehretia rigida
Ehretia rigida
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Freylinia lanceolata
Freylinia lanceolata
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Grewia occidentalis
Grewia occidentalis
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Lauridia tetragona
Lauridia tetragona
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Osteospermum moniliferum subsp. moniliferum
Osteospermum moniliferum subsp. moniliferum
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Rothmannia globosa
Rothmannia globosa
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LARGE SHRUBS - SEMI-SHADE
Buddleja salviifolia
Buddleja salviifolia
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Burchellia bubalina
Burchellia bubalina
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Canthium inerme
Canthium inerme
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Diospyros whyteana
Diospyros whyteana
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Dovyalis caffra
Dovyalis caffra
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Grewia occidentalis
Grewia occidentalis
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Lauridia tetragona
Lauridia tetragona
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Rothmannia globosa
Rothmannia globosa
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Searsia chirindensis
Searsia chirindensis
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LARGE SHRUBS - SHADE
 
PERENNIALS
SUN
 
Arctotis stoechadifolia
Arctotis stoechadifolia
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Aristea capitata
Aristea capitata
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Cyanotis speciosa
Cyanotis speciosa
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Felicia echinata
Felicia echinata
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Felicia muricata subsp. muricata
Felicia muricata subsp. muricata
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Gazania krebsiana
Gazania krebsiana
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Geranium incanum
Geranium incanum
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Gomphocarpus physocarpus
Gomphocarpus physocarpus
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Kniphofia linearifolia
Kniphofia linearifolia
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Kniphofia uvaria
Kniphofia uvaria
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Nemesia fruticans
Nemesia fruticans
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Osteospermum muricatum subsp. muricatum
Osteospermum muricatum subsp. muricatum
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Pelargonium reniforme
Pelargonium reniforme
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Scabiosa africana incisa columbaria hybrids
Scabiosa africana incisa columbaria hybrids
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Senecio speciosus
Senecio speciosus
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Wachendorfia thyrsiflora
Wachendorfia thyrsiflora
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PERENNIALS - SEMI-SHADE
Aristea capitata
Aristea capitata
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Impatiens hochsteteri
Impatiens hochsteteri
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Pelargonium reniforme
Pelargonium reniforme
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Plectranthus verticillatus
Plectranthus verticillatus
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Senecio speciosus
Senecio speciosus
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Wachendorfia thyrsiflora
Wachendorfia thyrsiflora
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PERENNIALS - SHADE
Impatiens hochsteteri
Impatiens hochsteteri
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Plectranthus verticillatus
Plectranthus verticillatus
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SUCCULENTS
SUN
 
Aloe ferox
Aloe ferox
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Bulbine abyssinica
Bulbine abyssinica
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Bulbine frutescens
Bulbine frutescens
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Cotyledon orbiculata
Cotyledon orbiculata
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Crassothonna cacalioides
Crassothonna cacalioides
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Crassula arborescens
Crassula arborescens
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Crassula capitella
Crassula capitella
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Crassula spathulata
Crassula spathulata
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Curio crassulifolius
Curio crassulifolius
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Drosanthemum hispidum
Drosanthemum hispidum
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Euphorbia clavaroides
Euphorbia clavaroides
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Glottiphyllum depressum
Glottiphyllum depressum
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Lampranthus amoenus
Lampranthus amoenus
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SUCCULENTS - SEMI-SHADE
Bulbine frutescens
Bulbine frutescens
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Cotyledon orbiculata
Cotyledon orbiculata
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Crassothonna cacalioides
Crassothonna cacalioides
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Crassula spathulata
Crassula spathulata
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Euphorbia clavaroides
Euphorbia clavaroides
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SUCCULENTS - SHADE
Crassula spathulata
Crassula spathulata
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GROUNDCOVERS
SUN
 
Agapanthus africanus
Agapanthus africanus
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Arctotis stoechadifolia
Arctotis stoechadifolia
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Chaenostoma cordatum
Chaenostoma cordatum
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Cotula sericea
Cotula sericea
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Crassothonna cacalioides
Crassothonna cacalioides
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Crassula rubricaulis
Crassula rubricaulis
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Crassula spathulata
Crassula spathulata
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Drosanthemum hispidum
Drosanthemum hispidum
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Falkia repens
Falkia repens
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Felicia amelloides
Felicia amelloides
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Gazania krebsiana
Gazania krebsiana
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Gazania rigens
Gazania rigens
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Geranium incanum
Geranium incanum
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Helichrysum petiolare
Helichrysum petiolare
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Helichrysum teretifolium
Helichrysum teretifolium
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GROUNDCOVERS- SEMI-SHADE
Cotula sericea
Cotula sericea
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Crassothonna cacalioides
Crassothonna cacalioides
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Crassula spathulata
Crassula spathulata
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Dyschoriste setigera
Dyschoriste setigera
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Falkia repens
Falkia repens
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Helichrysum petiolare
Helichrysum petiolare
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Pelargonium reniforme
Pelargonium reniforme
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Plectranthus verticillatus
Plectranthus verticillatus
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GROUNDCOVERS- SHADE
Plectranthus verticillatus
Plectranthus verticillatus
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Crassula spathulata
Crassula spathulata
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Dyschoriste setigera
Dyschoriste setigera
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BULBS
 
Agapanthus africanus
Agapanthus africanus
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Albuca bracteata
Albuca bracteata
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Boophone disticha
Boophone disticha
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Kniphofia linearifolia
Kniphofia linearifolia
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Kniphofia uvaria
Kniphofia uvaria
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Ornithogalum juncifolium
Ornithogalum juncifolium
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Zantedeschia aethiopica
Zantedeschia aethiopica
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LOW WATER NEEDS
Agapanthus africanus
Agapanthus africanus
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Albuca bracteata
Albuca bracteata
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Aloe ferox
Aloe ferox
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Apodytes dimidiata
Apodytes dimidiata
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Arctotis stoechadifolia
Arctotis stoechadifolia
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Aristida junciformis
Aristida junciformis
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Boophone disticha
Boophone disticha
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Buddleja saligna
Buddleja saligna
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Buddleja salviifolia
Buddleja salviifolia
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Bulbine abyssinica
Bulbine abyssinica
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Bulbine frutescens
Bulbine frutescens
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Burchellia bubalina
Burchellia bubalina
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Carissa bispinosa
Carissa bispinosa
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Clematis brachiata
Clematis brachiata
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Coleaonema species
Coleaonema species
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