Swaziland's Flora Database:
Hypoxis argentea Harv. ex Baker var. argentea
(name current 2016)
Growth form: Herb
Found within protected areas
Widespread in the summer rainfall region of South Africa, from coast to interior, extending nothwards into Botswana where populations become fewer.
Description (Compton's Flora of Swaziland*):
Hypoxis argentea - Leaves numerous, up to 40 cm long X 4 tnm wide, thinly hairy. Inflorescence axis much shorter, very slender. Flowers several, stalks spreading, slender, elongated. Perianth c 1 cm long, thinly hairy.
* Where species names have changed, these have been matched according to herbarium specimens quoted in this publication.
Pooley, E. (1998). A Field Guide to Wild Flowers Kwazulu-Natal and the Eastern Region. Natal Flora Publications Trust, Durban.