Species Trachyandra laxa (N.E.Br.) Oberm. (Tumble weed)

Biological classification:
  • kingdom: Plantae
  • - phylum: Tracheophyta
  • -- order: Asparagales
  • --- family: Xanthorrhoeaceae
  • ---- species: Trachyandra laxa
Characteristics:perennial herb; up to 60 cm tall; cylindrical leaves; flowers are white with dark keels and yellow spots; they are arranged in multi-branched inflorescences
References:Van Rooyen et al. 2001: 116
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