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Elegia mucronata

   (Family: Restionaceae)
   
Afrikaans: Bergriet  EDIT
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Plant Type: EDIT  Shrub
Height: 2m
Rarity Status:
Common
   
Preferred rainfall: Winter
Preferred position:
Full Sun
Biome: Fynbos
 
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Flower colours
 
Brown
Flower type
 
  Flower info
  The floral spikes are subtended by large, pale spathes 5-10cm long.
 
 
 
  Leaf info EDIT
  Evergreen
 
 
 
 
  Seed info EDIT
 
 
 
Description EDIT
Robust tufted perennial with cane-like stems to 2m.
Growing EDIT
Distribution EDIT
Marshes and seeps, mainly montane, in the Western Cape.
History EDIT
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References

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

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