Barleria ovata is a lovely small perennial that deserves a spot in any grassland garden. Plant it, preferably, amongst rocks or amongst small grass species. It requires a well-drained soil.
The spiny Barleria rotundifolia is an evergreen shrub that produces beautiful butter-yellow flowers from December to late summer. It forms an attractive, thorny barrier. Plant in a protective spot.
Barleria saxatillis is a fairly hardy, much branched, spiny shrub that also has spine tipped leaves. It bears tubular white or pink flowers in April and May. It is very drought resistant shrub that can help knit together barrier planting.
Barleria senensis is a fairly hardy plant suitable for a sunny spot in your garden. The leaf tips are armed with short spines. It can withstand mild frost quite well. The plant is deciduous where colder winters are experienced.
Bauhinia natalensis has abundant white flowers for an extended period of the year. This beautiful shrub is an excellent garden subject. It grows in full sun or semi-shade and can be clipped into a hedge. Sunbirds and butterflies are frequent visitors.
A fast growing, drought resistant, deciduous, scandent shrub. It flowers throughout summer, in full sun or partial shade.
This perennial dwarf shrub or herb, growing to height of 0.5 m, is very spiny.
Hardy, evergreen, beautiful shrub with glossy, green leaves and clusters of tubular, apricot coloured, flowers.
This small, evergreen tree prefers to grow in the shade. An attractive container plant.
Calpurnea aurea is a fast growing, graceful shrub or small tree with bunches of pendulous, brilliant yellow, pea-like flowers. it can be planted in a small garden.