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Ixia mostertii

Flowers of Ixia mostertii
Common names: there are no recorded common names for this plant. It is one of the extremely rare species in the genus Ixia and has not been well collected.
Family: Iridaceae

21 / 08 / 2006 | Ismail Ebrahim | CREW
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Sparaxis grandiflora subsp. grandiflora

Flower showing vertical anthers and style  to one side
Common names: Cape buttercup, sparaxis (Eng.); botterblom, ferweel, ferweeltjie, fluweeltjie, perskalkoentjie, perskalossie (Afr.)
Family: Iridaceae

... Sparaxis is one of the smaller genera of the family Iridaceae. The Iris family is a large group that is well represented in ...

14 / 08 / 2006 | Caitlin Von Witt | CREW
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Moraea polystachya

Moraea polystachya
Common names: bloutulp, kraai-uintjie (Afr.)
Family: Iridaceae

12 / 06 / 2006 | Clare Archer | National Herbarium Pretoria
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Moraea polystachya

Moraea polystachya
Common names: blue moraea, blue tulp, poison moraea (Eng.); bloutulp, kraai-uintjie (Afr.)
Family: Iridaceae

12 / 06 / 2006 | Clare Archer | Pretoria NBG
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Gladiolus oppositiflorus

Gladiolus oppositiflorus
Common names: Transkei gladiolus, salmon gladiolus
Family: Iridaceae

15 / 05 / 2006 | Lize Agenbag | Pretoria NBG
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Moraea amissa

Moraea amissa
Family: Iridaceae

27 / 03 / 2006 | Ismail Ebrahim | CREW
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Watsonia canaliculata

Watsonia canaliculata growing in KZN Botanical Garden
Family: Iridaceae

09 / 01 / 2006 | S Khanyile | KwaZulu-Natal NBG
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Dierama pendulum

Dierama pendulum
Common names: fairy bell, hair-bell, wedding bell (Eng.)
Family: Iridaceae

31 / 10 / 2005 | Graham Duncan | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Watsonia borbonica

Common names: pink watsonia ( Eng. ); suurkanol, kanolpypie (Afr.)
Family: Iridaceae

03 / 10 / 2005 | S Nonkenge | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Moraea gigandra

Moraea gigandra
Common names: grootflappie (Afr.)
Family: Iridaceae

19 / 09 / 2005 | Graham Duncan | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Babiana pygmaea

Babiana pygmaea
Common names: geelbobbejaantjie (Afr.)
Family: Iridaceae

25 / 07 / 2005 | Graham Duncan | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Dierama reynoldsii

Dierama reynoldsii
Common names: This species does not appear to have a common name of its own, but the genus Dierama is known as hairbells, fairybells, wandflowers; grasklokkies (Afr
Family: Iridaceae

27 / 06 / 2005 | Hugh Glen | KwaZulu-Natal NBG
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Crocosmia masoniorum

Flowers
Common names: swan crocosmia
Family: Iridaceae

07 / 03 / 2005 | John Manning | Compton Herbarium
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Chasmanthe aethiopica

Chasmanthe aethiopica
Common names: small chasmanthe, small cobra lily (Eng.); suurkanolpypie, klein piempiempie (Afr.)
Family: Iridaceae

... southwestern and southern coast of South Africa. Few Iridaceae are used in traditional medicine or as food and Chasmanthe ...

21 / 02 / 2005 | John Manning | Compton Herbarium
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Freesia leichtlinii subsp. alba

Freesia leichtlinii subsp. alba
Common names: white freesia, wild freesia (Eng.); ruikpypie (Afr.)
Family: Iridaceae

... Latin. Freesia belongs in the large and very diverse Iridaceae, a family of about 65 genera and 1 800 species distributed all over ...

30 / 08 / 2004 | Alice Notten | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Iridaceae

Romulea sabulosa
Common names: Iris
Family: Iridaceae

... but rare in tropical lowlands and at high latitudes. Iridaceae are best represented in southern Africa, especially the ... threatening many species with extinction. Members of Iridaceae occur in a great variety of habitats. About the only place they do ...

17 / 05 / 2004 | John Manning | Compton Herbarium
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Nivenia corymbosa

Nivenia corymbosa
Common names: blue stars (Eng.); blousterretjie (Afr.)
Family: Iridaceae

12 / 04 / 2004 | Trevor Adams | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Watsonia hysterantha

Watsonia hysterantha. Photo: G Duncan
Common names: autumn watsonia (Eng.); herfskanolpypie, suikerkan, rooipypie (Afr.)
Family: Iridaceae

12 / 01 / 2004 | Graham Duncan | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Crocosmia aurea

Crocosmia aurea
Common names: falling stars, valentine flower, montbretia (Eng.); valentynsblom (Afr.); umlunge, udwendweni (Zulu)
Family: Iridaceae

... them occur in South Africa. C. aurea belongs to the Iridaceae family, which is commonly known as the iris family. Members of the ...

25 / 08 / 2003 | Mhlonishwa D Dlamini | Walter Sisulu NBG
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Witsenia maura

Witsenia maura. Photo J Manning
Common names: Bokmakierie's tail (Eng.); waaiertjie (Afr.)
Family: Iridaceae

... occurs naturally. Witsenia was the first woody Iridaceae genus to be described and was named Antholyza maura by Linnaeus ... Maurus is an adjective for Moorish in Latin. The woody Iridaceae include only thirteen species. The genus Witsenia accounts for ...

09 / 06 / 2003 | Antonia Xaba | Harold Porter NBG
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