Babiana stenomera Schltr.



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1800's

Rediscovered in 2009



Nuwerus/Kareeberg, Western Cape Province, South Africa


Biology & Ecology










Goldblatt, P. and Manning, J.C. 2007. A revision of the southern African genus Babiana, Iridaceae, Crocoideae. Strelitzia 18:1-97. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.

Hall, A.V., De Winter, M., De Winter, B. and Van Oosterhout, S.A.M. 1980. Threatened plants of southern Africa. South African National Scienctific Programmes Report 45. CSIR, Pretoria.

Helme, N. A. and Raimondo, D. (2011). Babiana stenomera Schltr. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2017.1. Accessed on 2017/06/02.

Hilton-Taylor, C. 1996. Red data list of southern African plants. Strelitzia 4. South African National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.

Lewis, G.J. 1959. The genus Babiana. Journal of South African Botany Supplement 3:1-149.

Raimondo, D., von Staden, L., Foden, W., Victor, J.E., Helme, N.A., Turner, R.C., Kamundi, D.A. and Manyama, P.A. 2009. Red List of South African Plants. Strelitzia 25. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.


<< Back to the Asparagales database