Scientific nameThis plant has an underground corm from which the long strappy bright green leaves emerge in winter. It flowers later in winter with a striking bright orange, yellow and green flowers hanging to the side from a central arm, similar to other Chasmanthus in the genus, but a more attractive flower, June to September. It occurs semi-shaded sheltered riverine and woodland areas but full range unknown.
This table below shows how many plants we are trying to obtain for this species.
We are in need of this species! Can you help? Maybe you have this species at home, or perhaps you can collect seeds or cuttings (if applicable) from friends or from a public space. If so, why don't you help establish this species in areas where it is much needed!
Conservation status: Vulnerable
This species was selected because it has various important characteristics.
Suitable for clay soil
Suitable for sandy soil
It provides food for:
Southern double-collared sunbird