Botanical name

Bobartia gladiata subsp. gladiata

Family

Iridaceae
Bobartia gladiata subsp. gladiata
Bobartia gladiata subsp. gladiata
Bobartia gladiata subsp. gladiata

Description

Plants 20 - 80cm high. Rhizomatous. Stems usually flat. Leaves linear, elliptical in cross-section. Flowers yellow, enclosed in green spathes arranged in a head of mostly 8-12 flattened individual clusters. Flowers usually after fire.

Habitat

Mountain slopes and coastal flats

Flower Date

September to December