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Ferraria divaricata near Kleinzee
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Ferraria divaricata belongs to the Iridaceae family and grows in the dry west coast regions of South Africa in conditions of low winter rainfall and hot dry summers. The plant is deciduous and grows in sandy and coastal soil to a height of 45 cm. They may be found as far south as Langebaan and generate new corms every growth season on top of the old ones as commonly happens in this family.