Romulea pilosa J.C.Manning & Goldblatt



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: early 1930's

Rediscovered in 2009



Overberg between Greyton and Riviersonderend, Western Cape Province, South Africa


Biology & Ecology










Manning, J.C., Goldblatt, P. and Harrower, A.D. 2011. Romulea pilosa and R. quartzicola (Iridaceae: Crocoideae), two new species from the southern African winter rainfall region, with nomenclatural corrections including new names for R. amoena, R. neglecta and R. rosea var. reflexa. Bothalia 41(2): 269-276.

von Staden, L. 2016. Romulea pilosa J.C.Manning & Goldblatt. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2017.1. Accessed on 2017/06/08.


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