Botanical name

Geissorhiza parva

Family

Iridaceae

Description

Plants 4-12cm high. Corm ovoid with woody concentric tunics. Leaves lanceolate to oblong, leathery, the lower spreading, 1.5-4.5mm wide. Flowers usually 2-4 per spike, small, cream to yellow, tepals spreading. Bracts firm, often red on the margins.

Habitat

Sandy soils, mountains and flats.

Flower Date

August to November