Novon 8: 376 (1998) APNI
Corm c. 1 cm diam. Leaves glabrous, narrowly ovate to linear, terete near apex, up to 7 cm long, 1–2 mm wide; margin hyaline. Flowers solitary, sessile, yellow, scented. Perianth tube 1–2.4 cm long; lobes obovate, apiculate, 1.4–1.8 cm long, 4–8 mm wide; outer perianth sometimes tinged with purple. Style terete, slender, stigmatic lobes 3 exceeding or appressed to anthers. Stem of fruiting plants elongating up to 12 cm long, erect, terete, c. 1 mm wide. Flowers Aug.–Sep.
*CVU, *Gold, *VRiv, *VVP, *WaP. Not naturalised in other States. Noted in Victoria only from Bendigo, Broadford, Dunkeld and Wedderburn districts.
Flowers open briefly and usually only in full sunshine.
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|Victorian Volcanic Plain||present||naturalised|
|Central Victorian Uplands||present||naturalised|