Fernkloof Nature Reserve

Aristea spiralis

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 Aristea spiralis   Aristea spiralis
 Aristea spiralis   Aristea spiralis


Rocky sandstone and granite slopes


Up to 600m

Flowering time

September to November


Plants 20 - 50cm high, evergreen, rhizomatous, often in small tufts. Stems flattened, and two-winged, usually unbranched. Leaves 4-7mm wide, soft. Flowers white or pale blue, facing to the side. Stamens and style often fairly long. Spathes green with hyaline (transparent or clear) margins.

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This website was last updated on
2017 / 3 / 27