Fernkloof Nature Reserve

Lachenalia montana

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 Lachenalia montana   Lachenalia montana
 Lachenalia montana   Lachenalia montana


Sandy mountain slopes



Flowering time

October to December only after fire.


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.

Please sign the petition - We call on Donald Grant to scrap the Hermanus Bypass Road proposal

Executive Summary of Comments on Bypass FSC.pdf
Hermanus Botanical Society COMMENTS on Bypass Final Scoping Report.pdf
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This website was last updated on
2017 / 3 / 22