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All information gathered first-hand, since 1995

Flowers. Apr-June

Tall. Low - Short

Flower. The three outer petals (tepals) of australis are tinged with pink or crimson on the exterior. The anthers are only 2.5-4mm (not 9-14mm).

Leaves. Narrow, channelled leaves, about 30 cm long.

Habitat. Mountain meadows and rocky places. Our photo was taken in the Alpes Maritimes, at 1100 m altitude; you can see the "rocky places" in our photo.