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Cyrtanthus carneus (Fire Lily)

Sandlelie [Afrikaans]

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Monocotyledons > Order: Asparagales > Family: Amaryllidaceae > Genus: Cyrtanthus

Cyrtanthus carneus (Fire Lily)  

Cyrtanthus carneus, Potberg, Agulhas Plain, Western Cape, South Africa. [photo Colin Paterson-Jones ]

 

See Southern Overberg wild flowers by Penny Mustart et al. p. 70