Fernkloof Nature Reserve

Tritoniopsis parviflora var. parviflora


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 Tritoniopsis parviflora var. parviflora



Habitat

Rocky sandstone slopes

Altitude

Flowering time

November - January

Description

Plants 15-40cm high. Corm globose with tunics of medium textured fibres. Leaves linear, one- or two-veined, narrowed into a flattened false petiole. Flowers in a dense spike, yellow with brown to maroon markings, sweetly spicy scented; perianth tube 3-5mm long, tepals subequal, the dorsal larger. Bracts green below, dry above. Tritoniopsis (Snake Flower) = resembling Tritonia. parviflora = small flowers

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2017 / 3 / 22