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Family: COLCHICACEAE 

 Androcymbium ciliolatum
 

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Author:  Friedrich Richard Rudolf Schlechter & Kurt  Krause 1921
Family:  Colchicaceae
Habitat:  Cape Province, South Africa
Soil:  Sand
Water:  Medium-Maximum
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  2,5 centimetres
Height:  12 (15) centimetres
Flower:  White
Reproduction:  Seeds/Bulbs
Pop names:  Anther's in a Boat
Synonyms:  Androcymbium fenestratum Schltr. & Krause 1921.
It is now: Colchicum capense, John Charles Manning & Annika Vinnersten 2007
Got it from:  UK
Year:  2006
This member of the Colchicaceae  family was described by Friedrich Richard Rudolf Schlechter & Kurt  Krause in 1921. After this page was made, it has been changed into Colchicum capense by John Charles Manning & Annika Vinnersten in 2007. It is found in Namaqualand and southwards to Piketberg in South Africa, growing in sand or an other well drained soil with some to lots of water and lots of sun. The bulbs will grow to 2,5 centimetres in diameter, the whole plant up to 12 centimetres height. The flowers are white.