Fernkloof Nature Reserve

Ixia stricta

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 Ixia stricta


Lower sandy loam slopes


Flowering time

November to December


Plants 35-55cm high. Often with one to three short, spreading branchlets. Leaves sword-shaped with rigid, thickened margins, often becoming dry at flowering. Flowers pale to deep pink, 6-15 per spike, axis fairly lax, flexuous. Stamens fully exerted, anthers ovoid. From: Greek: ixos - mistletoe, birdlime = viscous sap.

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This website was last updated on
2017 / 3 / 27