Dissotis grandiflora

July 3, 2012 (), Updated
Locally abundant. Fertile branches somewhat decumbent, up to 1 m long. Hypanthium ornamented with brown pads bearing white bristles. Corolla mauve, with darker venation. Fertile stamens 5, the filaments and connective white tinged mauve, the anthers pink-mauve. Staminodes 10, the filaments shading from white tinged pink-mauve, shading to bright yellow in the upper 2/3. Style pink-mauve, with a small yellow-green capitate stigma,



Location: 8.0° 26.0’ 24.0” S7.0° 41.0’ 43.0” E

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