Geophytes

Fire Lily Kniphofia
Masses of fire lilies emerge to brighten up the veld after a fire has swept through. The red hot poker (Kniphofia) is rhizomatous, flowering summer and autumn, especially after a fire.
Lachanalia Morea
Lachenalias are bulbous geophytes, about 10 occurring in he Helderberg region. The genus Moraea is cormous, and some 20 species occur in the Helderberg region.
Romulea Spiloxene Capensis
Romulea are low growing and often stemless. they are widespread across the fynbos region. Spiloxene capensis has colours ranging from yellow to pink to white, and with or without the dark centre.