Notice

Colin Mills, compiler of the Hortus Camdenensis, died in late November 2012 after a short illness. As he always considered the Hortus his legacy, it is his family's intention to keep the site running in perpetuity. It will not, however, be updated in the near future.

Iridaceae

A family of some 90 genera and 1500 species of cormous, bulbous or rhizomatous perennial herbs, occasionally annuals or small shrubs, from most parts of the world.  [FNSW].  An important family to Camden Park, represented in the Hortus by a large number of ornamental plants.

Plants in this Family

  1. Watsonia species flesh-coloured
  2. Watsonia meriana (L.) Mill. var. fulgens
  3. Watsonia meriana (L.) Mill.
  4. Watsonia marginata (L.f.) Ker-Gawl.
  5. Watsonia hybrids
  6. Watsonia humilis Mill.
  7. Watsonia borbonica (Pourr.) Goldbl.
  8. Watsonia aletroides (Burm. f.) Ker-Gawl.
  9. Tritonia squalida (Ait.) Ker-Gawl.
  10. Tritonia species pale pink
  11. Tritonia species large orange
  12. Tritonia species crimson
  13. Tritonia deusta (Ait.) Ker-Gawl. ssp. miniata (Jacq.) De Vos
  14. Tritonia deusta (Ait.) Ker-Gawl.
  15. Tritonia crocata Ker-Gawl.
  16. Tritonia Hendersonii Hort.
  17. Trichonema species unidentified
  18. Tigridia pavonia (L.f.) DC. var. splendens
  19. Tigridia pavonia (L.f.) DC. var. conchiflora
  20. Tigridia pavonia (L.f.) DC.
  21. Sparaxis tricolor (Schneev.) Ker-Gawl.
  22. Sparaxis species unidentified
  23. Sparaxis many varieties
  24. Sparaxis galeata Ker-Gawl.
  25. Sparaxis fragrans (Jacq.) Ker-Gawl. ssp. grandiflora (D.Delaroche) Goldbl.
  26. Sparaxis fragrans (Jacq.) Ker-Gawl.
  27. Sparaxis bulbifera (L.) Ker-Gawl.
  28. Sisyrinchium species unidentified
  29. Sisyrinchium convolutum Nocca.
  30. Romulea rosea (L.) Eck.
  31. Rigidella immaculata Herb.
  32. Rigidella flammea Lindl.
  33. Pardanthopsis dichotoma (Pall.) Lenz
  34. Orthrosanthus multiflorus Sweet
  35. Nivenia corymbosa Bak.
  36. Neomarica sabini (Lindl.) Chukr.
  37. Neomarica northiana (Schneev.) Sprague
  38. Neomarica caerulea (Ker-Gawl.) Sprague
  39. Moraea species unidentified
  40. Moraea ramosissima (L.f.) Druce
  41. Moraea fugax (D.Delaroche) Jacq.
  42. Moraea collina Thunb.
  43. Moraea aristata (D.Delaroche) Asch. & Grabn.
  44. Micranthus alopecuroides (L.) Rothm.
  45. Libertia formosa Graham
  46. Ixia ‘Thisbe’
  47. Ixia ‘Tempe’
  48. Ixia ‘Sultana’
  49. Ixia ‘Pompona’
  50. Ixia ‘Paulina’
  51. Ixia ‘Parramattensis’
  52. Ixia ‘La Reine’
  53. Ixia ‘Isabella’
  54. Ixia ‘Helen’
  55. Ixia ‘Hebe’
  56. Ixia ‘Eurydice’
  57. Ixia ‘Euphrosgne’
  58. Ixia ‘Dido’
  59. Ixia ‘Diadem’
  60. Ixia ‘Danae’
  61. Ixia ‘Calypso’
  62. Ixia ‘Bijou’
  63. Ixia viridiflora Lam.
  64. Ixia species yellow and crimson
  65. Ixia species yellow and black
  66. Ixia species tall white
  67. Ixia species tall pink
  68. Ixia species small white
  69. Ixia species small crimson
  70. Ixia species large yellow
  71. Ixia species early yellow
  72. Ixia scillaris L.
  73. Ixia retusa Salisb.
  74. Ixia polystachya L. var. lutea
  75. Ixia polystachya L.
  76. Ixia patens Ait.
  77. Ixia paniculata D.Delaroche. var tenuiflora
  78. Ixia paniculata D.Delaroche
  79. Ixia odorata Ker-Gawl.
  80. Ixia monodelpha D.Delaroche pink form
  81. Ixia monodelpha D.Delaroche blue form
  82. Ixia monodelpha D.Delaroche
  83. Ixia maculata L. var. fuscocitrina
  84. Ixia maculata L. var. flavo-aurea
  85. Ixia maculata L. var. conica
  86. Ixia maculata L. var. columellaris
  87. Ixia maculata L.
  88. Ixia longituba N.E.Br.
  89. Ixia hybrida Ker-Gawl.
  90. Ixia flexuosa L.
  91. Ixia erubescens Goldblatt
  92. Ixia dubia Vent.
  93. Ixia curta Andr.
  94. Ixia capillaris Thunb. var. aulica
  95. Ixia campanulata Houtt. var. alba
  96. Ixia campanulata Houtt.
  97. Iris xiphium L.
  98. Iris xiphium Desf. var. lusitanica (Ker-Gawl.) Franco
  99. Iris x lurida Ait.
  100. Iris vulgaris Pohl
  101. Iris versicolor L.
  102. Iris variegata L.
  103. Iris susiana L.
  104. Iris subbiflora Brot.
  105. Iris spuria L. ssp. spuria
  106. Iris spuria L. ssp. notha (Bieb.) Asch. & Grabn.
  107. Iris spuria L. ssp. halophila (Pall.) B.Mathew & Wendelbo.
  108. Iris species unidentified [3]
  109. Iris species unidentified [2]
  110. Iris species unidentified [1]
  111. Iris sibirica L. var. orientalis
  112. Iris sibirica L. var. flexuosa
  113. Iris sibirica L. var. acuta Willd.
  114. Iris scotica [Macarthur]
  115. Iris sambucina L.
  116. Iris pumila L.
  117. Iris pseudacorus L.
  118. Iris persica L.
  119. Iris ochroleuca L.
  120. Iris lutescens Lam.
  121. Iris lochlevensis [Macarthur]
  122. Iris lechnardi [Macarthur]
  123. Iris latifolia Mill.
  124. Iris japonica Thunb.
  125. Iris humilis Georgi var. arenaria
  126. Iris graminea L.
  127. Iris germanica L. var. nepalensis
  128. Iris germanica L. var. neglecta
  129. Iris germanica L. var. florentina (L.) Dykes
  130. Iris germanica L. subsp. pallida (Lam.) O.Bolòs & Vigo var. plicata
  131. Iris germanica L. subsp. pallida (Lam.) O.Bolòs & Vigo var. pallida
  132. Iris germanica L. subsp. pallida (Lam.) O.Bolòs & Vigo
  133. Iris germanica L.
  134. Iris fulva Ker-Gawl.
  135. Iris ensata Thunb.
  136. Iris decora Wall.
  137. Iris aphylla L. ssp. hungarica
  138. Herbertia pulchella Sweet
  139. Gladiolus ‘Victor’
  140. Gladiolus ‘Sanguineus’
  141. Gladiolus ‘Princess of Orange’
  142. Gladiolus ‘Prince of Wales’
  143. Gladiolus ‘Prince of Orange’ [#2]
  144. Gladiolus ‘Prince of Orange’
  145. Gladiolus ‘Priam’
  146. Gladiolus ‘Planti’
  147. Gladiolus ‘Pictus’
  148. Gladiolus ‘Numa’
  149. Gladiolus ‘Mary’
  150. Gladiolus ‘Isabella’
  151. Gladiolus ‘Imaculata’
  152. Gladiolus ‘Hero’
  153. Gladiolus ‘Harlequin’
  154. Gladiolus ‘Gallus’
  155. Gladiolus ‘Diomede’
  156. Gladiolus ‘Brilliant’
  157. Gladiolus ‘Blakii’
  158. Gladiolus ‘Albert’
  159. Gladiolus x ramosus Paxt.
  160. Gladiolus x nanus Hort.
  161. Gladiolus x insignis Paxt.
  162. Gladiolus x gandavensis Van Houtte
  163. Gladiolus x colvillii Sweet
  164. Gladiolus watsonius Thunb.
  165. Gladiolus watsonia x alatus
  166. Gladiolus undulatus L.
  167. Gladiolus tristis L.
  168. Gladiolus trichonemifolius Ker-Gawl.
  169. Gladiolus splendens (Sweet) Herb.
  170. Gladiolus species unidentified white
  171. Gladiolus species unidentified like hirsutus
  172. Gladiolus species unidentified late pink
  173. Gladiolus species unidentified flesh-coloured
  174. Gladiolus species unidentified blue
  175. Gladiolus segetalis Hort.
  176. Gladiolus roseus x blandus
  177. Gladiolus roseus x alatus
  178. Gladiolus orientalis Hort.
  179. Gladiolus orchidiflorus Andr.
  180. Gladiolus oppositiflorus Herb.
  181. Gladiolus liliaceus Houtt.
  182. Gladiolus italicus Mill. var. caucasicus
  183. Gladiolus italicus Mill.
  184. Gladiolus imbricatus L. var. crispiflorus
  185. Gladiolus hirsutus x alatus
  186. Gladiolus hirsutus Jacq.
  187. Gladiolus gracilis Jacq.
  188. Gladiolus floribundus x alatus
  189. Gladiolus floribundus Jacq.
  190. Gladiolus debilis Ker-Gawl.
  191. Gladiolus dalenii x unspecified
  192. Gladiolus dalenii van Geel
  193. Gladiolus dalenii van Ged. var. albicans roseus
  194. Gladiolus cuspidatus x blandus
  195. Gladiolus cuspidatus x alatus
  196. Gladiolus cuspidatus Jacq.
  197. Gladiolus cuspidatus (x colvilli)
  198. Gladiolus cunonius (L.) Gaertn.
  199. Gladiolus communis L. ssp. byzantinus (Mill.) O.Bolòs & Vigo
  200. Gladiolus communis L.
  201. Gladiolus caryophyllaceus (Burm.f.) Poir. var. roseus
  202. Gladiolus carneus Delaroche var. blandus
  203. Gladiolus carneus Delaroche
  204. Gladiolus cardinalis x (x gandavensis) [#9]
  205. Gladiolus cardinalis x (x gandavensis) [#8]
  206. Gladiolus cardinalis x (x gandavensis) [#7]
  207. Gladiolus cardinalis x (x gandavensis) [#6]
  208. Gladiolus cardinalis x (x gandavensis) [#5]
  209. Gladiolus cardinalis x (x gandavensis) [#4]
  210. Gladiolus cardinalis x (x gandavensis) [#3]
  211. Gladiolus cardinalis x (x gandavensis) [#1]
  212. Gladiolus cardinalis x (x gandavensis) [#12]
  213. Gladiolus cardinalis x (x gandavensis) [#11]
  214. Gladiolus cardinalis x (x gandavensis) [#10]
  215. Gladiolus cardinalis Curt.
  216. Gladiolus bonaspei Goldblatt & M.P de Vos
  217. Gladiolus blandus x ‘Aurora’
  218. Gladiolus blandus x cuspidatus
  219. Gladiolus blandus x blandus
  220. Gladiolus blandus x angustus
  221. Gladiolus blandus x (x colvilli x cuspidatus)
  222. Gladiolus angustus L. var. unspecified
  223. Gladiolus angustus L.
  224. Gladiolus alatus x roseus
  225. Gladiolus alatus L.
  226. Gladiolus (x covillii x cuspidatus) x blandus
  227. Gladiolus (x colvilli) x ‘Hero’
  228. Gladiolus (x colvilli) x cuspidatus
  229. Gladiolus (x colvilli) x blandus
  230. Gladiolus (x colvilli) x (x gandavensis) [#9]
  231. Gladiolus (x colvilli) x (x gandavensis) [#7]
  232. Gladiolus (x colvilli) x (x gandavensis) [#6]
  233. Gladiolus (x colvilli) x (x gandavensis) [#4]
  234. Gladiolus (x colvilli) x (x gandavensis) [#3]
  235. Gladiolus (x colvilli) x (x gandavensis) [#10]
  236. Gladiolus (x colvilli) x (angustus x blandus)
  237. Gladiolus (x colvilli hybrid) x blandus
  238. Gladiolus (scarlet from Mr. Herbert) x (x gandavensis)
  239. Gladiolus (cardinalis x tristis) x (x gandavensis) [#9]
  240. Gladiolus (cardinalis x tristis) x (x gandavensis) [#8]
  241. Gladiolus (cardinalis x tristis) x (x gandavensis) [#7]
  242. Gladiolus (cardinalis x tristis) x (x gandavensis) [#6]
  243. Gladiolus (cardinalis x tristis) x (x gandavensis) [#5]
  244. Gladiolus (cardinalis x tristis) x (x gandavensis) [#4]
  245. Gladiolus (cardinalis x tristis) x (x gandavensis) [#3]
  246. Gladiolus (cardinalis x tristis) x (x gandavensis) [#20]
  247. Gladiolus (cardinalis x tristis) x (x gandavensis) [#1]
  248. Gladiolus (cardinalis x tristis) x (x gandavensis) [#19]
  249. Gladiolus (cardinalis x tristis) x (x gandavensis) [#18]
  250. Gladiolus (cardinalis x tristis) x (x gandavensis) [#16]
  251. Gladiolus (cardinalis x tristis) x (x gandavensis) [#15]
  252. Gladiolus (cardinalis x tristis) x (x gandavensis) [#14]
  253. Gladiolus (cardinalis x tristis) x (x gandavensis) [#12]
  254. Gladiolus (cardinalis x tristis) x (x gandavensis) [#10]
  255. Gladiolus (blandus x cuspidatus) x ‘Aurora’
  256. Gladiolus (blandus x cuspidatus) x angustus
  257. Gladiolus (blandus x cuspidatus) x (x colvilli)
  258. Gladiolus (angustus x blandus) x ‘Aurora’
  259. Gladiolus (angustus x blandus) x communis
  260. Gladiolus (angustus x blandus) x angustus
  261. Gladiolus (angustus x blandus) x alatus
  262. Gladiolus ‘Rex Rubrorum’
  263. Gelasine elongata (Graham) Ravenna
  264. Geissorhiza tulbaghensis F.Bolus
  265. Freesia viridis (Ait.) Goldblatt & J.C.Manning
  266. Freesia refracta (Jacq.) Klatt
  267. Freesia laxa (Thunb.) Goldblatt & J.C.Manning
  268. Ferraria crispa Burm.
  269. Dietes iridioides (L.) Sweet ex Klatt
  270. Dierama pendulum (L.f.) Bak.
  271. Cypella plumbea Lindl.
  272. Crocus vernus Hill. ssp. vernus
  273. Crocus susianus Ker-Gawl.
  274. Crocus flavus Haw.
  275. Chasmanthe aethiopica (L.) N.E.Br.
  276. Belamcanda chinensis (L.) DC.
  277. Babiana unidentified species, Crimson flower
  278. Babiana tubulosa (Burm.f.) Ker-Gawl.
  279. Babiana stricta (Ait.) Ker-Gawl.
  280. Babiana species unidentified
  281. Babiana rubro-cyanea (Jacq.) Ker-Gawl.
  282. Babiana ringens (L.) Ker-Gawl.
  283. Babiana hirsuta (Lam.) Goldblatt & J.C.Manning
  284. Babiana disticha Ker-Gawl.
  285. Aristea minor Hort.
  286. Aristea capitata (L.) Ker-Gawl.
  287. Antholyza flava Hort.