Capeweed

A native of southern Africa, capeweed is a poor-pasture plant that thrives in bare and compacted areas, particularly those that have been overgrazed. Unlike most weeds, it doesn’t have any uses that we know of (anyone?). If you’ve ever wondered what the beautiful paddocks of yellow flowers are in early spring, chances are they’re covered in Capeweed!

Read the article in Autumn – Week 9