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Sparaxis x hybrids
Botanical Name: Sparaxis x hybrids
Common Name(s): Harlequin flower, Cape buttercup
Cormous perennials with sword-shaped leaves and brilliantly coloured and marked flowers in shades of red, pink, orange, yellow and purple. Excellent for providing spring colour, particularly when planted in groups. Corms can be left in well-drained soil.
Synonym: Synnotia variegata
Botanical Pronunciation: spa-RAKS-iss
This plant has sword-shaped leaves.
Interesting Planting Ideas
Excellent for providing spring colour, particularly when planted in groups.
This plant is indigenous to Southern Africa.
Corms can be left in well-drained soil.
These are cormous perennials.