Ssp acaulis: Çuhaçiçeği; Ssp rubra: Evvelbahar çiçeği
Yeni düzenleme: 1) Ssp acaulis ; 2) Ssp rubra
Acaulescent efarinose, glabrous or pilose perennial, 3-20 cm, with a stout rhizome and numerous rather fleshy roots. Leaves 2-30 x 1-9 cm, broadly obovate-spathulate to oblanceolate, gradually narrowing below into a somewhat winged petiole, glabrous or shortly pilose, occasionally more densely so beneath, margin shallowly crenate-dentate to dentate. Inflorescence sessile, few to many flowered. Pedicels 1,5-16 cm. Calyx 9-21 mm, cylindrical, divided to ½ -2/3 into narrow triangular often acuminate lobes. Corolla tube 12-21 mm, ± equal to or longer than calyx, lobes 5-16 mm, obcordate, yellow, pink, mauve or white, with a deep yellow or orange eye. Capsule shorter than calyx.
1. Flowers yellow, occasionally white; plants from N. & S. Turkey at altitudes from 500-2100 m ...................subsp. vulgaris
1. Flowers pink to mauve, occasionally white; plants from N. Turkey at altitudes from s.l.-850 m ............subsp. sibthorpii