Fernkloof Nature Reserve

Cyanella lutea

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 Cyanella lutea


Mostly clay or limestone flats.


Flowering time

September to October


Plants 12 - 25cm high. Corm is deep-seated. Leaves linear-lanceolate to oblong. Flowers in a branched raceme on sub-erect pedicels, yellow, rarely pink, violet scented, with five upper stamens and one large lower. Cyanella flowers are buzz pollinated: see C. hyacinthoides. lutea = yellow

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This website was last updated on
2017 / 3 / 22