Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Ornithogalum
Family: Hyacinthaceae (Monocotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
graminifolium
NOTES

A bulbous geophyte to 30 cm with linear leaves which are sometimes hairy, reddish below and form a papery neck. The leaves may be dry at flowering.


AUTHORITY
Thunb.
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: The white flowers are borne in a narrow, spike-like raceme and only a few open at a time
Colour: White
Notes: Flowers may be a pale pink
Colour: Pink
Common Name
None known
Habitat
NOTES: Grows in the fynbos
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
None known
None
Months
December
January
February
March
Synonyms for Species
Ornithogalum aloiforme
Ornithogalum attenuatum
Ornithogalum inandense
Ornithogalum longiscapum



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