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Habitat

Rocky sandstone slopes

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Flowering time

September to November

Description

Plants 12-35cm high. Corm globose with softly fibrous tunics. Leaves linear, margins and midrib slightly thickened, 1-3.5mm wide. Flowers orange with yellow markings at base of lower tepals, in 2-8 flowered spike, faintly scented. Perianth tube 2.5-4mm long.

          

          

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2017 / 3 / 23