Fernkloof Nature Reserve

Lapeirousia anceps

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 Lapeirousia anceps   Lapeirousia anceps
 Lapeirousia anceps   Lapeirousia anceps


Deep sand or stony slopes in fynbos


Flowering time

September to November


Plants 10-30cm high. Corm tunics brown, with thickened, crenate margins. Leaves linear, 4-10mm wide, ribbed. Flowers in short spikes on a branched stem, cream to pink with red markings on lower tepals. Perianth tube cylindrical and slender, 40-80mm long, tepals 10-12mm long. From: Jean de la Peyrouse, d. 1788, French navigator, explorer and naturalist.

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Executive Summary of Comments on Bypass FSC.pdf
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This website was last updated on
2017 / 3 / 26