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longipes f. sparsa is also called longipes lancea (as in Zilis). The correct botanical name is sparsa (Nakai 1930) not lancea (Honda 1935) on grounds of priority per the ICBN. Recognized by narrow leaves and a typical bloom period. Similar to 'Tardiflora', but not the same.

longipes f. sparsa

Photo by Hugo Philips

longipes f. sparsa

Photo by Bob Axmear

longipes f. sparsa

Photo by Hugo Philips

longipes f. sparsa

Photo by Danny Van Eechaute

longipes f. sparsa

Photo by Danny Van Eechaute

longipes f. sparsa

Photo by Danny Van Eechaute