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|Family: Iridaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Habit: Perennial herb; rhizomes creeping. Stem: branched or not. Inflorescence: flowers in umbel-like cymes. Flower: radial; perianth parts free, spreading, blue or generally white, outer generally < inner, +- green outside or not; stamens united at base; style branches thread-like, entire, alternate stamens. Seed: many.
Species In Genus: +- 20 species: especially Australasia, some Andean South America. Etymology: (Marie-Anne Libert, Belgian botanist, 1782--1865)
eFlora Treatment Author: Peter Goldblatt
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Ixia maculata
Next taxon: Libertia formosa
Citation for this treatment: Peter Goldblatt 2016. Libertia, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=9436, accessed on July 28, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on July 28, 2016.