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Crocosmia aurea

Found mainly from Tsitsikamma further East.

The flowering stem is branched and angled with numerous showy flowers at the ends of tall spikes.

The fruits are very attractive with shiny black seeds set in bright red capsules.1.

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Common Name:
Forest montbretia (Eng.); valentynsblom (Afr.)
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February, March, April