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Hessea mathewsii

Flowering in  habitat
Common names: hessea
Family: Amaryllidaceae

... Brittany Arendse CREW March 2015 Hessea mathewsii is a bulbous plant, with a slender stem, reaching a height ... feature separating this species from others (except Hessea pulcherrima ) in the genus, is the swelling at the filament base that ...

16 / 03 / 2015 | Brittany Arendse | CREW
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Hessea stellaris:Colin Paterson-Jones
Common names: umbrella lilies; sambreeltjies (Afr.)
Family: Amaryllidaceae

... Copyright Colin Paterson-Jones   All Hessea species are small, deciduous and bulbous, reaching 50-250mm high when ... to linear. In most species the foliage is smooth, although Hessea incana and H. pilosula are minutely pilose . Surrounding the ...

26 / 05 / 2014 | D Snijman | Compton Herbarium
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