Bauhinia bowkeri – Kei white bauhinia – Keibeesklou – Umdlandlovu

Bauhinia bowkeri is a small evergreen tree belonging to the legume family. Although this tree usually grows as a scrambling shrub, it can also develop into a small tree with a mature height of about 6m. It is endemic to Eastern Cape where it’s found growing naturally on rocky grounds. Like all indigenous Bauhinias, the leaves of this tree are distinctively butterfly-like and [...]