Aristea Schizolaena - Indigenous South African Bulb - 10 Seeds

Seeds for Africa




Aristea is a genus of perennial, herbaceous and rhizomatous species of flowering plants in the iris family (Iridaceae). The genus include 56 species which are distributed in tropical and southern Africa, as well as Madagascar. The genus name is derived from the Greek word arista, meaning "awn".

Sown in spring and growing from 30cm to 90cm flowers range from blue to deep purple. Attractive basal leathery leaves.

USDA Zone - 8

Season to Sow - Spring


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