Ixia bulbifera L.


Family: Iridaceae

Genus: Ixia

History: 

Published in Cent. Pl. 4 in 1756.

Basionym of Sparaxis bulbifera (L.) Ker Gawl.

Also published in Bot. Repos. 1: 48 in 1799: as var. flore luteo

Ker Gawl. cites Andrews, Bot. Rep. 48 in Bot. Mag. 15: 545 in 1801 under Ixia bulbifera. In Ann. Bot. (König & Sims) 1: 225 in 1804, he refers back to this when describing his new genus Sparaxis.


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