Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Disperis
Family: Orchidaceae (Monocotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
capensis var. capensis
NOTES

A tuberous geophyte with a softly hairy stem to 50 cm with 2 suberect, lanceolate leaves with sharp points.


AUTHORITY
(L.f.) Sw.
Sub Author
Conservation
Uncommon
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: A single purple flower with conspicuously tailed sepals
Colour: Purple
Common Name
Witch orchid
Moederkappie
Ground orchid
Habitat
NOTES: grows in the fynbos
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
None known
None
Months
August
July
September
Synonyms for Species
Dipera tenera



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