Parent: Ixia capitata
Published in Bot. Repos. 1: 23 in 1798.
This fine species of Ixia, a native of the Cape of Good Hope, was introduced to our collections about the year 1795, by Messrs. Lee and Kennedy, nurserymen; they having raised it from seeds received by them, from the Royal Gardens at Vienna...
Basionym of Ixia lutea var. ovata (Andrews) B.Nord. - accepted name