Taxon  Report   7162 
Romulea rosea  (L.) Ecklon  var. australis  (Ewart) de Vos
Rosy sand crocus,  Rosy sandcrocus
Romulea rosea var. australis
© 2002 Dean Wm. Taylor
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Romulea rosea var. australis
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Romulea rosea var. australis
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Romulea rosea var. australis, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Romulea rosea var. australis
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Genus: Romulea
Parent Record Romulea rosea
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Romulea longifolia
More information about  Romulea rosea var. australis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 28, 2016).

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