Information for Dietes iridioides

Approximately 28.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.

Dietes iridioides - 1  packet for 7 Euros
Dietes iridioides - 100  seeds for 12 Euros
Dietes iridioides - 1000  seeds for 17 Euros

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 5461
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:9
Type of plant - evergreen perennial
Flower: large WHITE, YELLOW - PURPLE marking, spring to autumn
Fruit: triloc. caps.
Foliage: lvs. 60x1.5cm. in fan...shady place...sow in spring
Height in meters: 0.3-0.6
Dietes iridioides seeds may be subject to seasonal availability

Synonyms (alternative names) for Dietes iridioides: Dietes vegeta,  Moraea iridioides, 

Common names for Dietes iridioides: Fortnight Lily,  Indaw'ihlathi (Zulu),  White African Iris, 

Dietes iridioides is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
6:   Bulbous and Rhizomatous Plant Seed List
37:   South African Native and Introduced Plants
43:   Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List
165:   Shady Condition Plant Seed List
443:  Iridaceae
720:   Fire Resistant Plants

Germination guide
Dietes iridioides seeds will usually germinate in 30-90 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic. Sow seeds about 1mm deep in a Well drained seed sowing mix at about 12C.

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