Curculigo erecta

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Curculigo erecta

Description

Hairy herb. Leaves to 120 cm long and 6 cm wide. Inflorescences head-like, compactly ovoid to cylindrical, 2-4 cm long and 1-2 cm wide; Flowers yellow. Fruits 10-18 mm long, beaked.

Distribution

Asia-Tropical: Borneo; New Guinea present (Irian Jaya present); Philippines (Philippines present); Sulawesi (Sulawesi), E Sumatra present, Luzon present
Malesia: E Sumatra, Philippines (Luzon), New Guinea (Irian Jaya). Not (yet) seen from Borneo and Celebes.