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Spiky Purple Gorse

Muraltia heisteria

Muraltia heisteria by Dave Richardson (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

Full Sun
Moderate care
Tender

H5-H1c

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Spiky Purple Gorse Overview

Muraltia heisteria is unknown to many people, yet it has so much potential as a garden plant, bringing colour, texture and charm to the garden. It is not cultivated in Kirstenbosch, but can be seen growing wild on the mountain slopes above the Garden.

Special features of Spiky Purple Gorse

Drought resistant

Pioneer

Other uses of Spiky Purple Gorse

Medicinal

Company

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