Cipura xanthomelas

Quick Characteristics:

Flower Colors: yellow
Life form: bulb

Cipura xanthomelas Maxim. ex Klatt is a rare species from Brazil, a very narrow endemic to acidic, red, tropical soils. It is winter dormant and has a bulb that looks tarred. Photos from Andrew Harvie.

Cipura xanthomelas, Andrew HarvieCipura xanthomelas, Andrew Harvie

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