Botanical name

Aristea racemosa

Family

Iridaceae
Aristea racemosa
Aristea racemosa
Aristea racemosa
Aristea racemosa
Aristea racemosa
Aristea racemosa

Description

A rhizomatous geophyte, up to 40cm. Stems rounded usually unbranched. Leaves longer than flower stem, cylindrical, rush-like and fibrotic. Flowers blue, style minutely notched. Bracts dry, rusty and translucent on the edges.

Habitat

Rocky sandstone slopes

Flower Date

October to December