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Aristea biflora

Aristea biflora
Common names: windowed aristea
Family: Iridaceae

... Aristea biflora is a member of the family Iridaceae and an inhabitant the south-western Cape. It is characterized by ...

06 / 04 / 2009 | Vathiswa Zikishe | CREW
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Aristea capitata

Aristea capitata
Common names: blue sceptre (Eng.); blousuurkanol (Afr.)
Family: Iridaceae

01 / 11 / 2000 | Liesl Van der Walt | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Aristea ecklonii

Flowers
Common names: Blue stars (Eng.); blousterre (Afr.); umhushuza (IsiZulu)
Family: Iridaceae

01 / 10 / 2012 | Sthembile Zondi | KwaZulu-Natal NBG
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Babiana fragrans

Babiana fragrans (Graham Duncan)
Common names: fragrant blue babiana (Eng.); bobbejaantjie, bobbejaanuintjie (Afr.)
Family: Iridaceae

26 / 11 / 2018 | Refilwe Maria Malatji | Pretoria NBG
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Babiana hirsuta

Striking in flower
Common names: red babiana (Eng.); rooibobbejaantjie, rooihanekam, strandlelie, sandlelie (Afr.)
Family: Iridaceae

17 / 06 / 2013 | Werner Voigt | Karoo Desert NBG
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Babiana praemorsa

Babiana praemorsa plants
Common names: stompstertbobbejaantjie, perskussing (Afr.)
Family: Iridaceae

15 / 03 / 2010 | Colleen Rust | Hantam 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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Babiana sambucina subsp. sambucina

Babiana sambucina subsp. sambucina
Common names: fragrant babiana (Eng.); bobbejaantjie (Afr.)
Family: Iridaceae

... for the survival of a species. The leaves of the Iridaceae family are edible but they appear to be unattractive to grazing ...

13 / 05 / 2019 | Shireen Harris | Karoo Desert NBG
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Babiana villosa

Red flowered form
Common names: red babiana (Eng.); rooibobbejaantjie (Afr.)
Family: Iridaceae

12 / 08 / 2013 | Graham Duncan | Kirstenbosch NBG
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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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Chasmanthe bicolor

Chasmanthe bicolor
Common names: red-and-green cobra lily, two-colour chasmanthe (Eng.), suurkanol, suurkanolpypie (Afr.)
Family: Iridaceae

21 / 04 / 2008 | Bernard Brown | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Chasmanthe floribunda

Chasmanthe floribunda, flowers close-up.
Common names: cobra lily, chasmanthe (Eng.); kapelpypie (Afr.)
Family: Iridaceae

08 / 02 / 2016 | John Manning | Compton Herbarium
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Chasmanthe floribunda 'Duckittii'

Chasmanthe floribunda 'Duckittii'
Common names: yellow cobra lily, yellow chasmanthe, Duckitt chasmanthe (Eng.); geelpiempiempie, geelkapelpypie, geelsuurkanolpypie, geelpypie (Afr.)
Family: Iridaceae

16 / 07 / 2001 | Jacqueline Esau | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Codonorhiza corymbosa

Codonorhiza corymbosa
Common names: blue cabong (Eng.); bloucabong, koringblom, koringblommetjie (Afr.)
Family: Iridaceae

07 / 01 / 2013 | Sarah-Leigh Hutchinson | 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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Crocosmia masoniorum

Flowers
Common names: swan crocosmia
Family: Iridaceae

07 / 03 / 2005 | John Manning | Compton Herbarium
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Crocosmia paniculata

Crocosmia paniculata
Common names: zigzag crocosmia (Eng.); waaierlelie (Afr.); khala-ea-bokone, moloke (Sesotho); undwendwi, umlunge (Zulu)
Family: Iridaceae

... paniculata is one of a small genus of 8 species of Iridaceae restricted to sub-Saharan Africa. DNA sequence analysis suggests that ...

24 / 04 / 2017 | John Manning | Compton Herbarium
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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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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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Dietes bicolor

Dietes bicolor in the foreground
Common names: yellow wild iris, peacock flower (Eng.); uintjie, poublom (Afr.)
Family: Iridaceae

... unknown. Dietes bicolo r belongs to the family Iridaceae (iris family). These plants are perennial herbs in the form of either ... There are about 82 genera and 1700 species belonging to Iridaceae. Over half of the species of Iridaceae occur in South Africa, in 38 ...

17 / 06 / 2002 | Marc Stern | Walter Sisulu NBG
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