Asparagaceae family

 

Plant Group

Genera

Species

Asparagaceae

The flowers for the group are mainly an undistinguished 'lily'-type and are often quite small. This family continues to be under taxonomic review.

Image of Chamaescilla corymbosa Image: David Meagher

Monocotyledon

Lomandra

Mat-rushes are hardy, perennial, rhizomatous herbs forming rush-like tufts. Basal leaves are erect, longer than panicles of yellow flowers. All species are dioecious.