Crinum graminicola I.Verd.
(name current 2016)
Growth form: Herb
Swaziland distribution: highveld only
Red Data Book Information:
Status: LR lc
Distribution: Mlawula, Hlane (Simunye)
One subpopulation known. Only in South Africa, according to PRECIS. Sugar cultivation is a threat.
Description (Compton's Flora of Swaziland*):
Crinum graminicolum - Leaves few, spread out flat on ground. Inflorescence axis relatively short and curved; flower-stalks very short; perianth c 15 cm long, dull red, with darker stripe along back of midrib; fruits beaked, produced in dense cluster.
* Where species names have changed, these have been matched according to herbarium specimens quoted in this publication.