Swaziland's Flora Database:
Moraea pubiflora N.E.Br.
(name current 2016)
(Moraea pubiflora subsp. pubiflora)
Growth form: Herb
Restricted distribution within southern Africa
Found within protected areas
Swaziland distribution: highveld only
Restricted to the eastern Transvaal and Swaziland.
Description (Compton's Flora of Swaziland*):
Moraea pubiflora - Slender, erect, sometimes reaching 75 cm high, usually shorter, hairless except for pedant. Leaves one or two, narrow, c 4 mm wide, finely ribbed. Inflorescence axis rigid, bearing 1—4 narrow erect flower-clusters. Perianth of various colours from white to pale mauve or blue, spotted, erect portions of segments downy outside.
* Where species names have changed, these have been matched according to herbarium specimens quoted in this publication.
Goldblatt, P. 1986. The Moraeas of southern Africa. National Botanic Gardens, South Africa.