Botanical name

Moraea bulbillifera

Family

Iridaceae

Description

Cormous geophyte 30-50cm high, stems often with clusters of cormels at the nodes, corm tunics of wiry black fibres. Leaf single, linear, trailing; flowers yellow to salmon, tepals subequal, enclosed by green attenuate spathes.

Habitat

Sandstone and limestone soils, mainly coastal

Flower Date

August to September