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Dietes flavida : fact sheet


Species name:
Dietes flavida
Common names:
Butterfly Iris
Description:
Butterfly Iris , Erect-Herbaceous

Plant area

Source:
Indigenous to RSA
Endemic to:
RSA-Bushveld - Summer Rain

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 80cm
Width:
Less than 50cm
Sun:
Full or Partial Sun
Water:
Little water, Drought-tolerant once established
Hadiness:
Fairly hardy
Coast friendly:
No

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Bulbous-Erect
Usage:
Attract Butterflies ,General attractive garden subject
Fruit:
Flowers:
Flowers Particularly Attractive ,Combo Tones Yellowish/Whitish/Creamy
Flower season:
Spring (Sept.-Oct.) ,Summer (Nov.-Feb.)
Features:
Bulbous
Foliage:
Evergreen ,Leaves strap/grass/sedge/flax/-Ornamental ,Foliage Particularly Attractive ,Leaves/Leaflets Basal

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