Ferraria is a genus of 11 species of monocotyledonous flowering plants in the family Iridaceae, native to tropical and southern Africa. They are herbaceous corm-bearing plants growing to 3045 cm tall. Some species have an unpleasant scent similar to rotting meat and are pollinated by flies, while others have a pleasant scent. The genus name is a tribute to 15th century artist Giovanni Ferrari.
Plants grow to 45 cm. Flowers last only one day and are brown to maroon with lighter brown margins or golden brown with darker margins..
USDA Zone - 8
Season to Sow - Autumn
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