Tiny Star
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Tiny Star (Pauridia glabella var glabella)Class: Plants (Plantae) - Land Plants (Charophyta) - Land Plants (Equisetopsida) - Other Small Plants     iNaturalist Observation
Order: Asparagus (Asparagales)
Family: Hypoxis (Hypoxidaceae)
Species: Tiny Star (Pauridia glabella var glabella)
This Photo:     Perspective, with Boot Toe
Synonym: Hypoxis glabella var glabella
Other name: Star Grass

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
While it looks like the flowers have 6 petals, they are 3 petals and 3 sepals.

Copyright © 2013-2021 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 06-Jun-2013
This species is classed as LC (Least Concern) in the Murray Mallee, SA, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)