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Watsonia tabularis

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: Watsonia

Watsonia tabularis

Post-fire spring flowering of Watsonia tabularis in summer in the Cape Peninsula mountains with Cape Town's Table Mountain beyond, South Africa. [photo Colin Paterson-Jones ]

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Watsonia tabularis flowering in early summer on Cape Town's Table Mountain. South Africa. [photo Colin Paterson-Jones ]

The endemic Cape Peninsula species Watsonia tabularis, flowering in early summer on Table Mountain, South Africa [photo Colin Paterson-Jones ]

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A Pine emperor moth (Imbrasia cytherea) caterpillar feeding on Watsonia tabularis leaves in early summer on the Cape Peninsula, South Africa. [photo Colin Paterson-Jones ]

A male Cape sugarbird (Promerops cafer) perched on a Watsonia tabularis flower while probing for nectar, in the Cape Peninsula mountains, South Africa. [photo Colin Paterson-Jones ]

 

 


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