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Common name

English: Crocus-leaved romulea

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2603)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2502)

    Class: Liliopsida (387)

      Order: Liliales (115)

        Family: Iridaceae (16)(family description)

          Genus: Romulea (3)

            Epithet: clusiana (Lange) Nyman (1)

Synonyms: Bulbocodium clusianum (Lange) Kuntze, Romulea major (Schousb.) A.Marin, Trichonema clusianum Lange

clusiana => in honor of Charles de l’Écluse (Carolus Clusius) (1526–1609), Flemish doctor and pioneering botanist

clusianum => in honor of Charles de l’Écluse (Carolus Clusius) (1526–1609), Flemish doctor and pioneering botanist

major => larger than the type

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habit: herb

Flower colour: purple, yellow

External links

Check for Romulea clusiana at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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