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Moraea aristata

Moraea aristata (Moraea aristata)

Another one of the Moraea group (there are over 220 species). It isn't as white as I thought it would be, although it lightens as it sits in the sun. The sepals on this are very thin. Very similar to Moraea villosa.

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I reiterate what I said before - your have some beautiful and interesting bulbs, corms and tubers.

29 Feb, 2016


Oh my goodness what a colour!!, I didn't realise there were so many species of these , beautiful!!

29 Feb, 2016


Thanks! There are both summer and winter species. Once again, this isn't very large - 2"across.

29 Feb, 2016



29 Feb, 2016


Thanks - it even lasts for a couple of days.

1 Mar, 2016


Wow !

9 Mar, 2016


Thanks - I really like all the flowers in this family.

10 Mar, 2016



10 Mar, 2016

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