How to use Sparaxis in a sentence

sparaxis
  • Africa, allied to Sparaxis and Tritonia, but having broader foliage, often hairy and plaited; they grow from 6 to 12 inches high, with spikes of sometimes sweetly-scented brilliant flowers ranging in color from blue to crimsonmagenta.

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  • Homeria Collina - A choice bulbous plant from the Cape, thriving in such light southern soils as suit Sparaxis, Ixia, and the like.

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  • Sparaxis - Charming bulbous plants from the Cape of Good Hope, the many varieties coming chiefly from S. grandiflora and S. tricolor.

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  • Sparaxis are valuable for early-summer flowers, and should be treated like Ixias.

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  • S. pulcherrima (the Wand-flower) is so distinct that its claim to be a Sparaxis has often been disputed.

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