Babiana stricta (Aiton) Ker Gawl.
  • Bot. Mag.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Babiana stricta (Aiton) Ker Gawl. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000788180. Accessed on: 15 Jul 2020'

Morphology

Cormous geophyte, 10-20 cm. Leaves lanceolate, hairy. Flowers almost actinomorphic but stamens unilateral, purple to blue, white or yellow, anthers dark blue to black, with expanded connective, inner bracts divided to base, ovary hairy.

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    • Source: [
    • 2
    • ]. 

    Habitat

    Clay soils in renosterveld.

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    • Source: [
    • 2
    • ]. 

    Distribution

    Peninsula to Swellendam.

  • Provided by: [A].e-Flora of South Africa
    • Source: [
    • 2
    • ]. 

      Bibliography

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

     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).