Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

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

SPECIES
villosa var. villosa
NOTES

A slender tuberous plant to 36cm with a silky hairy stem. The two basal ovate leaves lie flat on the ground and are also hairy. The scape is bractless.


AUTHORITY
Lindl.
Sub Author
Conservation
Protected
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Many flowers are borne in a dense raceme. The petals are entire and the lip is spurred with 3-5 lobes
Colour: Green
Common Name
Ground orchid
Jakkalsstertjie
Habitat
NOTES: Found in open areas and along roadsides in the bush
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
None known
Months
September
October
November
Synonyms for Species
Holothrix parviflora
Orchis hispida



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