R. D. Meikle, Flora of Cyprus 1. 1977
but modified
1Petals longer than sepals; pedicels elongate 0.8-2.5 cm long
1'Petals shorter than sepals; pedicels usually less than 0.8 cm long
2Bracts minute, subulate; sepals acute, with a narrow membranous margin
2'Bracts conspicuous, oblanceolate or linear-subulate; sepals acuminate with a distinct membranous margin
3Flowers in lax cymes; sepals 2-2.5 mm long and about 0.8 mm wide; capsules 2.5 mm long; leaves ovate
3'Flowers in crowded cymes; sepals 5-6 mm long and 2-3 mm wide; capsules c. 4 mm long; leaves oblanceolate