Previously listed as a Nodding Blue Lily.
For the macro groups this flower is just over 1cm across.
Found at Blackheath in the Blue Mountains of Australia.
Common Name: Tufted Blue Lily
Synonym: Stypandra caespitosa
Family: Liliaceae (Phormiaceae)
Size: 20-40cm x 30-60cm
Description: Tufted perennial herb, leaves in 2 opposite rows.
Leaves: Narrow blue-green strap leaves, closely folded especially towards base, 15-55cm x 4-15mm. Midrib acutely angled or keeled.
Flowering: Leafless branched flowering stem to 60cm with many starry flowers. Yellow anthers.
Flower Colour: Blue or white
Flowering Time: September to January
Habitat: Open forest of the coastal regions along the eastern states of Australia.
One Single Flower, Nov 2010.
Wildflowers of the World, Oct 2011.
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