Persian Carpet Flower (Edithcolea grandis)

Found sporadically on Socotra and even rarer in bloom! Sometimes it grows under a bush, and you have to look inside many bushes to find one.

Elevation: 409 meters.

Native range is Ethiopia to Tanzania, Socotra, Yemen.

Persian Carpet Flower (Edithcolea grandis)

Persian Carpet Flower (Edithcolea grandis)

Persian Carpet Flower (Edithcolea grandis)

Persian Carpet Flower (Edithcolea grandis)

Last updated on 22 February 2024