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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

... Ismail Ebrahim CREW August 2006 Ixia mostertii is a cormous geophyte growing up to 450 mm high. The corms ... violet stamens and the anthers covered in pollen. Ixia mostertii is only known from three localities in the Upper Breede River ...

21 / 08 / 2006 | Ismail Ebrahim | CREW
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Ixia viridiflora

Ixia viridiflora
Common names: green ixia; groenkalossie (Afr.) Red Data Listing: Vulnerable
Family: Iridaceae

... and granules embedded in the pale blue cell sap. The green ixia is particularly showy, a number of flowers on the spike open together and ... several days without fading or falling off. In fact, this ixia has more flowers open together at one time on one spike than any of the ...

28 / 10 / 2002 | Alice Notten | Kirstenbosch NBG
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