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Thereianthus

Thereianthus spp.

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Full Sun
Light watering
Tender

13b

USDA zone

18°C

Minimum temperature

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Thereianthus Overview

Thereianthus is a small genus with around 8 cormous species in the iris family, Iridaceae. They are all endemic to the Cape Province of South Africa. They produce attractive flowers in shades of purple, pink and white, flowering in the hot summer. Foliage is grass-like and these plants have an upright habit.

Special features of Thereianthus

Attractive flowers