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Thysanotus juncifolius

Branching Fringe Lily at Green Cape, NSW

Thysanotus juncifolius at Green Cape, NSW - 13 Feb 2017
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Identification history

Unidentified 5 Mar 2017 RossMannell

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3 comments

   25 Mar 2017
Is this a common fringe lily (Thysanotus tuberosus)?
   17 Apr 2017
Hi Ross, Looks like this one got overlooked somehow. I'm going with T. juncifolius, which has smaller flowers than tuberosus and seems to be the more common species in heath. It has purple anthers, while T. tuberosus has white ones, so it clearly isn't tuberosus. T. patersonii flowers are similar to juncifolius but the plant is twining and I can see no hint of that in your photo.
   24 Apr 2017
Thank you, Jackie. :)

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • 13 Feb 2017 11:25 AM Recorded on
  • RossMannell Recorded by

Additional information

  • approx 3cm diameter Flower dimension
  • 10cm to 30cm Plant height

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