Blue Grass-lily
Flower, Back
Murray Mallee Region
Black-anther Flax-lily
Whole
 
    
Blue Grass-lily (Caesia calliantha)Class: Plant (Plantae) - Other Small Plants
Order: Asparagales
Family: Grass Tree (Xanthorrhoeaceae)
Species: Blue Grass-lily (Caesia calliantha)
This Photo:     Flower, Finished

General Species Information:
Found in the Murray Mallee & Adelaide Hills
While it looks like the flowers have 6 petals, they are 3 petals and 3 sepals.

Copyright © 2014- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 10-Jan-2014
This species is classed as VU (Vulnerable) in the Murray Mallee, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)