102 Dunmaglass Road
Glenferness, Midrand

Contact Details

Cell - 082 824 6715
Telkom - 011 465 8857

Opening Hours

Mon - Fri: 8am - 4.30pm
Sat - Sun: 9am - 4.30pm

Duvernoia now called Justicia aconitifolia

Lemon Pistol Bush
Plant Type:

General Size: small

Flowering Time: autumn | summer

Flowering Colour: yellow

Specifications: container plants | evergreen | fast growing | non aggressive roots | semi shade | shade | waterwise


This small evergreen tree is frost resistant and drought resistant. It prefers a shade or semi-shady spot. The lemon yellow flowers are small and occur in Autumn-Summer. This shrubby tree attracts nesting birds and butterflies. It is wonderful for hedging/screening. Named for Johan Georg Duvernoy (1692-1759) a German botanist and surgeon.