African Plant Database

Moraea muddii N.E. Br.
Information on the genus : Moraea
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herb 15-70 cm tall, solitary; corm c. 1,5 cm Ø; leaf linear, c. 5 mm wide; stem unbranched; flowers cream to yellow, with deeper yellow nectar guides on outer tepals; inner tepals 3-3,5 mm long, lanceolate.
Ecology : Open grassland; peaty or stony ground; > 1800 m alt.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Geophyte- Ht 0.3 - 0.55 m. Alt: ? - 2300 m. Distribution: EC, KN, MP

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Ann. Kirstenbosch Bot. Gard. 14: 198 (1986).
More info on :
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see under Flora of Mozambique
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
carte afrique num 21974
Record n°21974
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