Iridaceae


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Related to Iridaceae: Juncaceae, Liliales, Orchidaceae, Onagraceae
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Noun1.Iridaceae - large family of usually perennial geophytic herbs with rhizomes or corms or bulbsIridaceae - large family of usually perennial geophytic herbs with rhizomes or corms or bulbs
liliid monocot family - family of monocotyledonous plants of the subclass Liliidae; mostly herbs usually with petaloid sepals and petals and compound pistils
Liliales, order Liliales - an order of monocotyledonous plants including Amaryllidaceae and Liliaceae and Iridaceae
iridaceous plant - any bulbous plant of the family Iridaceae
genus Iris - large genus of perennials that develop from bulbs or rhizomes
Belamcanda, genus Belamcanda - a monocotyledonous genus of the family Iridaceae
genus Crocus - a monocotyledonous genus of the family Iridaceae
genus Freesia - cormous perennial herbs; native to South Africa
genus Gladiolus - gladiolas
genus Ixia, Ixia - a monocotyledonous genus of the family Iridaceae
genus Sisyrinchium, Sisyrinchium - chiefly North American grasslike herbs
genus Sparaxis, Sparaxis - deciduous perennial herbs of South Africa
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It has small, lancelot leaves and produces an attractive, pink, crocus-type flower which has six petals, and is sometimes mistaken for Crocus sativus (Saffron), a member of the Iridaceae.
It is about 8 Poaceae which are quoted certain species frequently ingested: Hordeum murinum and Poa annua, 1 Typhacee Typha latifolia and 1 Cyperacees Scirpus sp, followed by family of Iridaceae represented by Iris pseudacurus, and family of Plantaginaceae by Plantago crasiifolia.
2013), plants of Iridaceae in Korea contain tannin and various kinds of terpenoids.
Panorama da familia Iridaceae no Bioma Pampa, en A.
waterleaf Iridaceae Iris Zigzag iris Robertson 1929 brevicaulis Raf.
They belong to the iris family, iridaceae, their flowers have a similar construction gladioli and schizostylis but are smaller and more elegant.
The families of plants visited for nectar and pollens belonged to Asteraceae Cisteraceae Cucurbitaceae Ebenaceae Fabaceae Iridaceae Lamiaceae Malvaceae Myrtaceae Plantaginaceae Rosaceae Solanaceae and Verbenaceae.