Botanical name

Geissorhiza similis

Family

Iridaceae

Description

Plants 12-35cm high. Corm globose with woody overlapping tunics. Leaves linear, margins and midrib moderately thickened, 1-2mm wide. Flowers in 3-8 flowered spike, white, outer tepals often flushed with pink outside. Perianth tube about 2.5mm long, tepals spreading. Bracts green, often translucent above.

Habitat

Sandy slopes and flats

Flower Date

August to October