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  1. wandflower, Sparaxis tricolor(noun)

    a showy often-cultivated plant with tawny yellow often purple-spotted flowers

  2. galax, galaxy, wandflower, beetleweed, coltsfoot, Galax urceolata(noun)

    tufted evergreen perennial herb having spikes of tiny white flowers and glossy green round to heart-shaped leaves that become coppery to maroon or purplish in fall


  1. Sparaxis tricolor

    Sparaxis tricolor, known by the common names Wandflower, Harlequin flower, and Sparaxis, is a bulb-forming perennial plant that grows in well-drained sunny soil. It gained its name from its colorful flowers which are bi- or tri-coloured with a golden centre and a small ring of brown surrounded by another colour. The plant is native to southern Africa. It is present in California and Australia as an introduced species after having escaped from garden cultivation.

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