African Plant Database

Dianella caerulea Sims
Family : Phormiaceae
Information on the genus : Dianella
Status for TA : accepted (introduced)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Closely set leaves with overlapping bases, flowering stems 50-60 cm tall, and a more condensed inflorescence, and white or blue perianth.
Ecology : sometimes grown as a garden ornamental in the Flora Zambes. area. Native of E & S Australia-SW Pacific Islands-New Guinea.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
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Record n°226444 created 2012-04-13
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