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Family: IRIDACEAE 

 Ixia polystachya
 
  
Author:  Carl Linnaeus 1762
Family:  Iridaceae
Habitat:  Cape Province of South Africa
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Medium - Maximum
Thickness:  2,5 Centimetres
Height:  30-100 Centimetres
Flower:  White - Pink - Purple - Blue
Reproduction:  Seeds/ Bulbs
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  -

   This member of the Iridaceae family was given this name by Carl Linnaeus in 1762. 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 30 to 100 centimetres high. The flowers are either white, pink, purple or bluish, and might have a darker centre.

 It will flower in the early spring.