Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Wurmbea
Family: Colchicaceae (Monocotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
glassii
NOTES

A cormous geophyte to 4 cm with 3 lanceolate leaves which clasp the stem at the base. The uppermost leaf is small and subtends the lowest flower.


AUTHORITY
(C.H.Wright) J.C.Manning & Vinn.
Sub Author
Conservation
Uncommon
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Minute yellow flowers, sessile in short spikes, tepals attenuate, styles free, hooked
Colour: Yellow
Common Name
Mosquito lily
Habitat
NOTES: Grows in the fynbos
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
None known
None
Months
May
June
Synonyms for Species
Neodregea glassii



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