Dict. Class. Nat. Sci. 4: 447 (1841) APNI
Leaves solitary, inserted above ground level. Inflorescence with scape branched. Lower primary bracts 6–7 cm long; distal primary bracts with outer one 3–4 cm long, inner one 6–8 cm long. Inflorescence with several 2–4-flowered clusters. Flowers yellow, sometimes with orange centre, or competely orange, unpleasantly scented. Perianth segments free, subequal, obovate, 3–4 cm long, abruptly narrowed basally. Staminal filaments glabrous; anthers 5–8 mm long, divergent from base. Ovary 1.3–1.6 mm long; style branches flattened, 5–6 mm long; style crests absent or vestigial and obtuse. Capsules 2–4 cm long. Bulbils absent. Flowers Sep.–Oct.
*GipP, *Gold, *NIS, *VVP, *Wim. An uncommon species which occurs as a weed of pastures, roadsides and disturbed areas, noted in Victoria from Yambuk near Port Fairy, and Eldorado.
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|Victorian Volcanic Plain||present||introduced|
|Northern Inland Slopes||present||introduced|
|New South Wales|