Fernkloof Nature Reserve

Satyrium lupulinum


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 Satyrium lupulinum   Satyrium lupulinum
 Satyrium lupulinum   Satyrium lupulinum
 Satyrium lupulinum   Satyrium lupulinum

Habitat

Moist, sandy, partly shaded slopes or coastal flats

Altitude

Up to 200m, rarely more

Flowering time

August to December especially after fires

Description

Plants slender, 14-50cm tall. Leaves 1-3, spreading near the ground but not adpressed to it, often purple-backed, abrupt transition to the sheaths above. Bracts long and strongly reflexed. Inflorescence fairly dense, flowers smallish, dull yellowish-green tinged sometimes with dark purple, scent pungent and soapy. Spurs slender, 15-18mm long, close to ovary and stem.

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2017 / 3 / 29