Wild hyacinth (Lachenalia contaminata)

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Wild hyacinth fact file

Wild hyacinth description

KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassLiliopsida
OrderLiliales
FamilyHyacinthaceae
GenusLachenalia (1)

Information on Lachenalia contaminata is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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Wild hyacinth status

Classified as Near Threatened (NT) on the Interim Red Data List of South African Plant Taxa (2).

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This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact: arkive@wildscreen.org.uk
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References

  1. IUCN Red List (April, 2007)
    http://iucnredlist.org
  2. Threatened Species Programme. (2007) Interim Red Data List of South African Plant Taxa. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria, South Africa.
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Lachenalia contaminata in flower  
Lachenalia contaminata in flower

© Peter Chadwick

Peter Chadwick
P.O.Box 565
Bredarsdorp 7280
South Africa
Tel: +27 (82) 373 4190
peter.ian.chadwick@gmail.com
http://www.peterchadwick.co.za

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