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Plant: Cup-and-saucer (Colchicum sp.)

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Plant: Cup-and-saucer (Colchicum sp.)

Unread post by francoisd » Tue Aug 11, 2009 4:21 pm


Some more photos of plants taken in the Tanqua Karoo.

Photo 11 Cup-and-saucer (Colchicum sp. (previously Androcymbium))

Photo 12(close-up of plant in photo 11)
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Unread post by price » Sat Aug 22, 2009 11:39 pm

Hi Francoisd.

Photos 11&12 is a Androcymbium sp (cup-and-saucer)

Hope it helped you.

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Re: Plant ID needed

Unread post by Jakkalsbessie » Thu Aug 27, 2009 8:27 am

:clap: GREAT photos FD!! 8)

Ok let me try and give this a bash...
Unfortunately i'm struggling with the 1000's of Cape plants so i can not help with all of them - for now... Will try and search for the 'missing' ones :?
Please just remember it is almost impossible to ID vygies from photographs :wall:

#11 & 12 - Colchicum… (previously Androcymbium) but i'm not sure which one :? Species reported from Tanqua include C. albomarginatum, C. circinatum, C. coloratum, C. hantamense;

Hope this helps... :wink:
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