Regular Posts Tagged ‘Iridaceae’
6 years, 1 month ago Posted in: Australian Plants, Sydney Plants 0
Patersonia glabrata (Leafy purple-flag)

Family Family Iridaceae A striking plant when in flower, this bunch of long, smooth, grass-like leaves, produces several large bright purple flowers on stalks that are usually longer than the leaves. There are several other similar species in the area. The diagnostic feature for this species is that its leaves are tufted from the base [...]