Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Hesperantha
Family: Iridaceae (Monocotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
acuta
Sub Species
tugwelliae
NOTES

A plant 10-30 cm tall with a rounded corm and linear to sword-shaped leaves with the upper leaf sheathing the stem.


AUTHORITY
(Licht. ex Roem & Schult.) Ker-Gawl.
Sub Author
(R.C.Foster) Goldblatt & J.C. Manning
Conservation
Common
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Fragrant at night. Has red on reverse of petals
Colour: White
Common Name
None known
Habitat
NOTES: Found mainly along old roads and in short fynbos vegetation
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
None known
None
Months
July
August
September
Synonyms for Species
Hesperantha tugwelliae



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