Botanical name

Watsonia laccata

Family

Iridaceae

Description

Plants 30-40cm high. Leaves sword-shaped with lightly thickened margins - mostly 6-15mm wide. Flowers in a short spike - pink to purple - orange or white. Perianth tube 18-22mm long - flared above. Bracts 10-20mm long - clasping the stem.

Habitat

Sandstone slopes

Flower Date

September to November