Lion's tail is a South African plant that needs little water and blooms with bright flowers that feel like fur... Perfect for Texas weather! And perfect for my front yard!

After wildfire, a Santa Barbara garden reborn

For my friend Deb's Texas yard - Lion's tail is a South African plant that needs little water and blooms with bright flowers that feel like fur. Perfect for Texas weather! And perfect for my front yard!

Sunbirds can't resist the nectar of leonotis leonurus (wild dagga, lion's tail), a South African plant that flowers in winter

Sunbirds can't resist the nectar of leonotis leonurus (wild dagga, lion's tail), a South African plant that flowers in winter

Leonotis leonurus (Lion's tail) Leonotis leonurus, also known as Lion's Tail and Wild Dagga, is a plant species in the Lamiaceae (mint) family. The plant is a broadleaf evergreen large shrub native to South Africa and southern Africa, where it is very common.[1] It is known for its medicinal and mild psychoactive properties. The main psychoactive component of Leonotis leonurus is leonurine. (Wikipedia)

Leonotis leonurus, also known as Lion's Tail and Wild Dagga, is a plant species in the Lamiaceae (mint) family. The plant is a broadleaf evergreen large shrub native to South Africa and southern Africa, where it is very common.

Making a great display in winter-Wild Dagga

Wild Flowers of the Eastern Cape:no 1-Leonotis Leonurus (Wild Dagga)

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