Latin name: Chasmanthe floribunda (Salisb.) N.E.
  Br.
  Pronunciation: kas-MAN-the flor-i-BUN-da

  Common name: South African cornflag
  Family: Iridaceae (Iris)
  Habitat: Disturbed urban areas, garden escape,
  native to South Africa

  Blooming period: February to March
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Chasmanthe
  2) floribunda
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