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Chlorophytum rigidum

   (Family: Anthericaceae)
   
Afrikaans: Graslelie English: Grass Lily  EDIT
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Plant Type: EDIT  Shrub
Height: 0.5m
Rarity Status:
Common
   
Preferred rainfall: Winter
Preferred position:
Full Sun
Biome: Fynbos
 
Flowering time EDIT
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Flower colours
 
White
Flower type
 
  Flower info
  White flowers in a slender sparsely and widely branched raceme on pedicels that are jointed near the base.
 
 
Leaf shape EDIT
 
  Leaf info EDIT
  Evergreen
  Narrow and channelled
 
 
 
  Seed info EDIT
  Fruits are roughly ribbed.
 
 
Description EDIT
Rhyzomatous perennial to 50cm, with fleshy roots.
Growing EDIT
Distribution EDIT
Stony slopes and flats in the southwestern Cape.
History EDIT
Uses EDIT
Ecology EDIT
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References

 
  • John Manning,(2008),Field guide to Fynbos,Struik  
 
 

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