Fernkloof Nature Reserve

Pterygodium orobanchoides


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 Pterygodium orobanchoides   Pterygodium orobanchoides
 Pterygodium orobanchoides   Pterygodium orobanchoides
 Pterygodium orobanchoides   Pterygodium orobanchoides

Habitat

Sandy flats

Altitude

Near sea level to 200m

Flowering time

August to October

Description

Plants robust to slender up to 42cm tall. Leaves lanceolate with basal leaves prominently barred with purple-red towards the base. Inflorescence dense up to 18cm with numerous yellow-green flowers with purple or black petal tips. Often strongly and unpleasantly scented. corycium from Greek: koros, a helmet; ium, resembling: refers to the helmet shape of the hood

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This website was last updated on
2017 / 3 / 22