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Hyobanche sanguinea

Hyobanche sanguinea

wolwekos, soetprop, inkblom

Root parasite. Hooded crimson flowers (August to October) are densely hairy and almost cylindrical.

Distribution in the Hex

Sandy slopes in De Doorns Renosterveld Karoo.


  • Manning, J. & Goldblatt, P. 2012. Plants of the Greater Cape Floristic Region 1: the Core Cape flora, Strelitzia 29. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.