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Moraea modesta

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Monocotyledons > Order: Asparagales > Family: Iridaceae > Genus: Moraea

Moraea modesta

Moraea modesta flowering in summer with daisy (Haplocarpha nervosa) flowers behind in grassland on basalt high in the mountains at Tiffindel in the Eastern Cape Drakensberg, South Africa. [photo Colin Paterson-Jones ]

Moraea modesta
Moraea modesta flowering in summer in grassland on basalt high in the mountains at Tiffindel in the Eastern Cape Drakensberg, South Africa. [photo Colin Paterson-Jones ]