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Yellow Mouse-Whiskers

Plants of Namibia

Yellow mouse-whiskers (Cleome angustifolia) is a slender herb widely distributed throughout southern Africa. Beautiful yellow flowers bloom from blue-green leaflets in clusters of 3-10. They are quite delicate and thread-like in appearance. The yellow flowers have a purple dot at the base which appear more to the top of the stem than anywhere else. It can grow in almost any habitat and is prominent in disturbed areas. There are 15 species of Cleome in Namibia, with striking similarities between many of them.

Herbs of Namibia

Ai-Aiba Lodge

Nestled in a conservation area in the majestic Erongo Mountains this property contains a wide selection of rock art. Activities here center around rock art and various guided walking trails serve as a good introduction to Namibian rock art

Epako Game Farm

A luxury lodge offering top notch rooms & facilities. Guided game drives and bush walks allow guests to thoroughly explore the area.

Erongo Wilderness Lodge

One of our favourite lodges in Namibia - excellent accommodation, food and guided walks in beautiful surroundings make for an enjoyable and relaxing stay.

Etusis Lodge

A variety of activities are on offer at this lodge near Karibib. Accommodation ranges from camping and self-catering options to private bungalows

Hohenstein Lodge

Situated at the foot of the Hohenstein mountain, this lodge offers many hiking and climbing opportunities. It is also well situated to visit the Spitzkoppe Mountain

Kashana Lodge

A charming lodge in the town of Omaruru. With all the facilities you may require including a popular restaurant & bar

Klein Eden Guest Farm

Around 30km east of Omaruru this pretty little guest farms offers self catering units in a tranquil and pleasant environment

Luderitz Accommodation