Fernkloof Nature Reserve
Scientific name - Lachenalia montana
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Habitat Sandy mountain slopes
Flowering time October to December only after fire.
Description Plants 10-33cm high. Leaves 2, linear, the margins folded together. Flowers cream or pink with large brownish or green markings, bell-shaped, nodding, on long magenta pedicels.
From: Werner de Lachenal, d. 1800, professor of botany at Basel.
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