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Common Fringe Lily (Thysanotus tuberosus) Many of these were popping up in dry conditions under open eucalyptus canopy. <br />
Plants to about 40cm tall. Flowers about 35mm across.<br />
Found in open dry sclerophyll eucalyptus woodland.<br />
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Common Fringe Lily (Thysanotus tuberosus)

Many of these were popping up in dry conditions under open eucalyptus canopy.
Plants to about 40cm tall. Flowers about 35mm across.
Found in open dry sclerophyll eucalyptus woodland.
family: Asparagaceae

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''Thysanotus tuberosus'', known as the Common Fringe-lily is a perennial herb which is endemic to Australia. The species name ''tuberosus'' refers to the crisp tasting edible root.

Species identified by Mark Ridgway
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By Mark Ridgway

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Uploaded Mar 9, 2016. Captured Nov 11, 2014 00:15 in 2 Cleve Ave, The Basin VIC 3154, Australia.
  • DSC-HX30V
  • f/4.0
  • 1/400s
  • ISO100
  • 9.97mm