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Moraea villosa

Botanical Name: Moraea villosa (added by D. Kramb, 07-AUG-05)


Botanical Synonyms:

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Classification:

Iridaceae (D. Kramb, 07-AUG-05)


Common Names:

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Chromosome Count:

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General Description:

Flowers can be purple, lilac, sometimes pink or orange or even cream or white with yellow nectar guides on the outer tepals outlined in broad bands of dark color. (D. Kramb, 07-AUG-05)


Distinguishing Features:

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Preferred Habitat:

Found on stony granite and clay slopes and flats in the winter rainfall area of western South Africa. (D. Kramb, 07-AUG-05)


Hardiness:

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Native Range:

South Africa (D. Kramb, 07-AUG-05)


Status in the Wild:

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Commercial Availability:

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Sources Cited:

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Additional Comments:

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Where to buy it:


Telos Rare Bulbs
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