Blue Grass-lily
New Bud Stalk
Adelaide Hills
Blue Grass-lily
Buds
 
                      
Blue Grass-lily (Caesia calliantha)Class: Plants (Plantae) - Land Plants (Charophyta) - Land Plants (Equisetopsida) - Other Small Plants
Order: Asparagus (Asparagales)
Family: Grass Tree (Xanthorrhoeaceae)
Species: Blue Grass-lily (Caesia calliantha)
This Photo:     Mature Bud Stem

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

Copyright © 2014-2021 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 10-Jan-2014
This species is classed as VU (Vulnerable) in the Murray Mallee, SA, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)