Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Trachyandra
Family: Asphodelaceae (Monocotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
revoluta
NOTES

A rhizomatous perennial to 90 cm with many swollen roots. The many leaves are linear, scabrid and sheathed individually by cataphylls.


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


Colour
Notes: Nodding white flowers with recurved tepals are borne in a divaricate, much-branched panicle. The base of the peduncle is scabrid
Colour: White
Common Name
Hotnotskool
Water Grass
Watergras
Waterknolle
Watertoue
Habitat
NOTES: Found along the roadside in the Woodlands area
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
Food
Cooked flower heads are said to be used as a vegetable
Months
August
September
October
November
Synonyms for Species
Phalangium revolutum



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