Botanical name

Aristea rigidifolia

Family

Iridaceae
Aristea rigidifolia
Aristea rigidifolia
Aristea rigidifolia
Aristea rigidifolia
Aristea rigidifolia
Aristea rigidifolia

Description

Plants up to 1.5m high, rhizomatous geophyte. Stem rounded with short branches of lateral flower clusters, flowers sessile. Leaves elliptical, 2-5mm wide - rigid. Spathes and bracts ovate, rusty becoming lacerate. Flowers 11 months after fire.

Habitat

Sandy flats

Flower Date

October to November