Fernkloof Nature Reserve

Satyrium rhynchanthum

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In fynbos marshes or moist slopes


300 to 1000m

Flowering time

November to December after fire


Plants up to 40cm tall. Leaves spreading to partly erect, linear-lanceolate. Inflorescence rather dense with 10-40 flowers, white to pale-pink with dark purple spots inside the lip and spur and on petal bases. Spurs conical, 5-6mm long facing backwards. Bracts fully deflexed.

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This website was last updated on
2017 / 3 / 29