Ixia polystachya L.
  • Sp. Pl. ed. 2


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Ixia polystachya L. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000784335. Accessed on: 05 Jul 2020'

Morphology

Cormous geophyte, 40-80 cm, corms with stolons. Leaves linear to sword-shaped. Flowers crowded terminally, white, pink or mauve, or yellow often with darker centre, sometimes yellow, tube filiform, rarely faintly fragrant.

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    • ]. 

    Habitat

    Granitic and sandstone slopes and flats.

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    • 1
    • ]. 

    Distribution

    Cedarberg to Caledon.

  • Provided by: [A].e-Flora of South Africa
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    • 1
    • ]. 

      Bibliography

    • 1 Manning, JC; Goldblatt, P. 2012. Iridaceae. 119 - 176. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.
    • 2 Sp. Pl. ed. 2

     Information From

    e-Flora of South Africa
    e-Flora of South Africa. v1.21. 2018. South African National Biodiversity Institute. http://ipt.sanbi.org.za/iptsanbi/resource?r=flora_descriptions&v=1.21
    • A All Rights Reserved
    Iridaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
    • B CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).