Zantedeschia pentlandii

Quick Characteristics:

Height: 60-80 cm (2-2.6 ft)
Flower Colors: yellow
Life form: deciduous tuber

Zantedeschia pentlandii (R.Whyte ex W.Watson) Wittm. comes from the Mpumalanga and Limpopo provinces of South Africa where it grows in rocky places along mountain streams. The flowers are around 4 inches across and stand up to 29 inches tall. A common name is the 'Mapoch lily'. Flower photographs by Jim Shields, seedling and seed photographed on a 10 mm grid by David Pilling.

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