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Trachyandra muricata

   (Family: Asphodelaceae)
   
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Plant Type: EDIT  Shrub
Height: 0.9m
Rarity Status:
Common
   
Preferred rainfall: Winter
Preferred position:
Full Sun
Tolerated soil:  
  Clay (fine texture, holds a lot of water)
 
Flowering time EDIT
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Flower colours
 
White
 
  Flower info
  Many white flowers in a widely branching panicle that is roughly hairy at the base.
 
 
Leaf margin
Leaf type
Leaf texture Hairy
 
  Leaf info EDIT
  Evergreen
  Few, sickle-shaped, rough-haired leaves.
 
 
 
  Seed size Length: 5mm   
  Seed info EDIT
  The fruits are hairless and 5mm long.
 
 
Description EDIT
Perennial to 90 cm with thickened roots and few, sickle-shaped, rough-haired leaves.
Growing EDIT
Distribution EDIT
Stoney clay or granite slopes in scrub and renosterveld from southern Namibia to the southwestern Cape.
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