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Family: CYPERACEAE

 Ascolepis capensis
 

ID on this photo is pending. According to
Paul Goetghebeur, it might be
Cyperus obtusiflorus.

  
Author:  Henry Nicholas Ridley 1884
Family:  Cyperaceae
Habitat:  South Africa
Soil:  Sand
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  2 centimetres
Height:  40 centimetres
Flower:  White
Reproduction:  Seeds/Roots
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  Platylepis capensis Kunth 1837. Platylepis dioica Steud.1855

ID on this photo is pending. According to
Paul Goetghebeur, it might be
Cyperus obtusiflorus.

This plant is from Sodwana, South Africa.

   I'm not sure this will qualify as a caudiciform, but here it is.
This member of the Cyperaceae  family was given this name by Henry Nicholas Ridley in 1884. It is found in the Cape Province and up north to Mozambique,  growing in sand with some water and lots of sun. The thick roots will grow up to two centimetres in diameter, the plant up to 40 centimetres high. The flowers are white.

capensis means: of the cape. 

ID on this photo is pending. According to
Paul Goetghebeur, it might be
Cyperus obtusiflorus.