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Family: IRIDACEAE 

 Babiana fragrans
 
  
Author:  Ernst Gottlieb von Steudel 1840
Family:  Iridaceae
Habitat:  Cape Province; South Africa
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  2,5 Centimetres
Height:  25 Centimetres
Flower:  Pale Violet - Pale Blue
Reproduction:  Seeds/Bulbs
Pop names:  Baboon-Root
Synonyms:  Gladiolus fragrans Jacq. Babiana plicata Ker Gawl. 1801. Gladiolus distichus, Roem. & Schult.1817. (Isonym: Babiana fragrans, Goldblatt & J.C. Manning 2004)
   This member of the FFF family was given this name by NNN in YYY. It is found in the Cape Province of South Africa, growing in a well drained soil with some water and some to lots of sun. The bulb will grow to two and a half centimetre, the leaves reach 25 centimetres. The flowers are pale violet or blue.

It will flower in the very early spring.