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Authors: Retz.  

Botanical Description

Flowering stems 3-10cm in height. Leaves solitary, very rarely two or three, erect, with a cylindrical, recurved tail-like tip, 3-6.5mm wide. Raceme of three to five flowers, sometimes more. Each flower entirely white, the tepals not expanding fully, about 2-2.5cm wide, spring. Western half of Iberian peninsula, in open woods and grassland.