Othonna is a genus of evergreen or deciduous geophytes, dwarf succulents or shrubs belonging to the sunflower family Asteraceae. The genus includes more than 100 species concentrated in the Western Cape of South Africa and southern Namibia. A few species occur in summer rainfall parts of southern Africa. The genus is closely allied to Senecio and can be distinguished principally by details of the involucre.
Growing to be a 2m robust shrub with leaves with finely toothed margins with dense heads of yellow flowers in winter to spring.
USDA Zone - 8
Season to sow - Autumn
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