Scientific nameA small erect red-flowered orchid of up to 30 cm. Like the rest of the Disa genus it has a single species of pollinator and commonly occurs in areas of mild disturbance.
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Conservation status: Least Concern
This species was selected because it has various important characteristics.
Disa bracteata is indigenous to: Cape Flats Sand Fynbos