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Romulea minutiflora

Romulea minutiflora

knikkertjie, froetang

Cormous geophyte of 3 to 6 cm. The corm has a spoon-shaped basal projection. Several leavea emerge from the base. The flowers (July to Sept) are small, pale mauve with yellow cup.

Distribution in the Hex

Flats of 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.