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Perennial herb, 12-25 cm tall, growing from corms. Leaves 4, lower 2 basal, linear; upper 2 sheathing along the stem. Stem erect, unbranched. Flowers 1-2, white with dark red on the outside of the tepals. Perianth tube 10-15 mm long curved; tepals 15-19 mm long. Anthers yellow. pendent.


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© Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings

Source: Flora of Zimbabwe

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