Bot. Repos. 5: t.404 (1804) APNI
Leaves 2 or 3, sub-basal. Inflorescence with scape branched; branches erect to widely spreading. Lower primary bracts 3–5 cm long; distal primary bracts with outer one 3–4 cm long, inner one 4–6 cm long. Inflorescence with several (2–)3–4-flowered clusters. Flowers pink, each with a yellow triangular 'centre' which is dotted with green basally, sweet-scented. Perianth segments free, subequal, elliptic, abruptly narrowed basally; outer perianth 1.5–2.5 cm long; inner perianth slightly smaller. Staminal filaments swollen and shortly hairy at base; anthers 2 mm long, adhering together. Ovary 5–10 mm long; style branches flattened, 1–2 mm long; style crests absent. Capsules c. 1.5 cm long. Bulbils 2–3.5 mm long, usually produced in large clusters in leaf axils after flowering.
*CVU, *Gold, *MuF, *OtP, *VRiv, *VVP, *Wim. Occurs as a weed of pastures, roadsides and disturbed areas.
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|Victorian Volcanic Plain||present||naturalised|
|Central Victorian Uplands||present||naturalised|
|New South Wales|