strongly asymmetrical with a well developed lateral wing equaling to exceeding the distal portion of the midnerve, with mucronulate
to spinescent apex) and usually ecarinate (vs.
Leaves alternate, rarely basal leaves rosulate; petiolate, sessile, decurrent to auriculate; blades linear, elliptic to ovate, pinnately veined, margin mucronulate
to serrate, sometimes revolute, pubescent.
Scape erect, 25 cm x 34 mm, densely white floccose; scape bracts erect, laxly imbricate, slightly exceeding the internodes, elliptic, acute, entire, mucronulate
, thin coriaceous, nerved, sparsely white floccose, rose to red.