Bulbs of Southern Africa
Ixia
6273  Ixia dubia  --  Not available
NEW  --  
Probably the best know Ixia, with wiry stems topped
with brilliant orange or yellow flowers with dark centers.

6274  Ixia rapunculoides  -  Not available
NEW  --  
Delicate wands of pink, blue or purple flowers.


6270  Ixia scillaris --  Each:  $ 5.50
NEW
 --  This lovely Ixia has dainty wands of brilliant pink
flowers.  The ones at Telos also have leaves like crimped
ribbons, very unusual.

6271  Ixia thomasiae --  Each:  $ 5.00
NEW
 --  A very rare Ixia with pink flowers that can grow as tall
as 4ft.  Most unusual.

6272  Ixia viridiflora --  Each:  $ 6.00
A stunning beautiful Ixia, with tall wands of turquoise-green flowers  
each with a dark purple center. SHIPS JULY-OCT.
Tall wiry stems densely studded with starry
flowers in dazzling colors are characteristic of
Ixia.  They are superb cut flowers and add great
beauty to the spring garden in mild climates.  All
are winter growing and need a dryish summer
rest.
SHIPS JULY-OCTOBER
Sparaxis
6265  Sparaxis bulbifera  --    3 for $ 6.00
NEW  --  
Lovely cream flowers on this easy Sparaxis.


6260  Sparaxis elegans --  Each:  $ 4.50
NEW  --  Beautiful cup shaped flowers in a soft tangerine with purple
markings in the center.


6261  Sparaxis grandiflora ssp. fimbriata --  Not available
NEW  --  The flowers on this Sparaxis are creamy white, flushed
purple on the outside of the petals.  Each petal has a black spot
at the base.

6262  Sparaxis grandiflora ssp. grandiflora --  Each:  $ 4.00
NEW  --
 The flowers are large and are a beautiful plum to purple
color.  Very vigorous.

6263  Sparaxis grandiflora ssp. violacea --  Each:  $ 4.00
NEW  --
 Pale lilac petals with deep purple markings.  A very
beautiful Sparaxis.

6264  Sparaxis meterlekampiae --  Each:  $ 4.00
NEW  --  Not at all like other Sparaxis species, with flowers that
are mostly purple and shaped more like an orchid.  Used to be
classified under Synnotia.
A small genus of winter growing bulbs with flowers in a dazzling array of colors.  They
are ideal for containers or the rock garden in mild climates.  All need a dry summer
rest.  
SHIPS JULY-OCTOBER
Lapeirousia
6250  Lapeirousia jacquinii  --  Each:  $ 4.50
NEW  --  Intricately marked flowers with long tubes are held
above the ribbed grey leaves.

6251  Lapeirousia oreogena  --  Each:  $ 6.50 SOLD OUT
NEW  --  The crinkly leaves form a rosette that sets off the
stunning flowers, brilliant purple with white and black markings.  
One of the best.

6252  Lapeirousia silenoides  --  Each:  $ 5.00
NEW  --  Bright pink flowers are produced in abundance.  
Makes a delightful subject for a pot.
This is a fairly large genus found from Nigeria and Ethiopia to the Cape Province
of South Africa.  Species listed here are from the Cape Province.  Most are small
plants with dainty flowers in a range of colors, and some have interesting bracts
that add to the beauty of the flowering umbel.  All are winter growing.
SHIPS
JULY-OCTOBER
Lapeirousia oreogena
Allium
Brodiaea
Calochortus
Camassia
Dichelostemma
Erythronium
Fritillaria
Lilium
Triteleia
More natives
Western USA
South America
Bessera
Bomarea
Chlidanthus
Cypella
Eucrosia
Eustephia
Gelasine
Griffinia
Habranthus
Herbertia
Hippeastrum
Hymenocallis
Ismene
Ipheion
Leucocoryne
Miersia
Milla
Petronymphe
Phaedranassa
Placea
Polianthes
Rauhia
Rhodophiala
Sprekelia
Sinningia
Stenomesson
Tropaeolum
Tecophilaea
Zephyranthes
More S. American
South Africa
Other Parts
of the World
Arisaema
Arum
Calostemma
Canarina
Crocus
Lapiedra
Leucojum
Lycoris
Narcissus
More
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Sparaxis elegans
8405  Spiloxene canaliculata  --  Not available this year
NEW  --  Dainty star like flowers in shades of yellow and orange.


8400  Spiloxene capensis - Pink Form  ---   Not available this year
Large star-shaped flowers up to 4" across open in the sunshine to reveal pale
pink  petals with a center that is iridescent blue-green.   Zone  8-10. SHIPS
AUG-OCT.                                          


8410  Spiloxene capensis - White Form  ---     Not available this year
The satin sheen of the white petals in this  form of Spiloxene capensis
shows off the iridescent bronze-green center to perfection.  


8411  Spiloxene serrata  --  Not available this year
NEW  --  Very beautiful deep orange star shaped flowers.



8412  Spiloxene linearis  --  Each:  $ 6.00
NEW  --  Very beautiful large deep yellow stars.
Spiloxene
Spiloxene is a genus of about 26 species native to the Cape Province.  They have
star shaped flowers that can be very showy, and some species grow in wet areas.  
All are winter growing and dormant in summer.
SHIPS JULY-OCTOBER
Albuca
Ammocharis
Babiana
Brunsvigia
Boophane
Crinum
Cyrtanthus
Daubenya
Ferraria
Geissorhiza
Gladiolus
Gloriosa
Haemanthus
Hessea
Ixia
Lachenalia
Lapeirousia
Moraea
Nerine
Ornithogalum
Oxalis A-F
Oxalis G-O
Oxalis P-Z
Oxalis obtusa
Romulea
Sparaxis
Spiloxene
Strumaria
Veltheimia
More African
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Ixia viridflora
Sparaxis grandiflora v. grandiflora
Lapeirousia silenoides