Electronic Flora of South Australia genus Fact Sheet
Sprengel, Syst. Veg. 3:765 (1826).
Synonymy: Not Applicable
Common name: None
Perennial herbs with tuberous rootstocks; leaves net-veined, petioles sheathing at the base.
Inflorescence a dense-flowered simple spadix supported at its base by a leaf-like or coloured bract the spathe; flowers all unisexual, in the upper part (including the apex) male, in the lower part female; perianth absent; ovary l-5-celled, styles short.
6 species from Africa (C. Letty (1973) The genus Zantedeschia, Bothalia 11:5-26).
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