African Plant Database


Dierama inyangense Hilliard
Family : IRIDACEAE
Protologue : Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh 45(1): 81 (1988)
Information on the genus : Dierama
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herb with 1-few tufted stems; basal leaves several, 45-75x0,5-0,7 cm; reduced cauline sheathing leaves 4-8; bracts 1,7-3 cm long, imbricate; perianth light to dark purple-pink, 3,2-4,3 cm long, tube 1-1,5 cm long; tepals 2,2-2,8x0,8-1 cm.
Ecology : Rocky grassland; 1650-2300 m alt.
  Near D. densiflorum.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1995). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Monocotyledones: Limnocharitaceae à Poaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 3: 88
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 20953
 
Record n°20953
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