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 Aristea rigidifolia   Aristea rigidifolia
 Aristea rigidifolia   Aristea rigidifolia
 Aristea rigidifolia   Aristea rigidifolia


Sandy flats


45m - 400m

Flowering time

October to November


Plants up to 1.5m high, evergreen, rhizomatous. Stems rounded with short branches or lateral flower clusters sessile. Leaves elliptical, 2-5mm wide, fibrotic. Flowers bright blue, style minutely three notched. Spathes and bracts ovate, rusty, becoming lacerate.




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