Fernkloof Nature Reserve

Ixia flexuosa

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 Ixia flexuosa   Ixia flexuosa
 Ixia flexuosa   Ixia flexuosa


Mostly clay flats and slopes


Flowering time

Mainly August to September


Plants 35-65cm high. Stems wiry. Flower stem angled between flowers. Leaves linear to sword-shaped. Flowers mostly 4-12 per spike, congested, pink, mauve or white with darker streaks, with a light musky scent. Tepals spreading, 10-16mm long. From: Greek: ixos - mistletoe, birdlime: viscous sap

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This website was last updated on
2017 / 3 / 29