Flower Database

Kangaroo paw

Basic information
Flower Name
Kangaroo paw
Formal Name
Anigozanthos spp.
Alias
Kangaroo paw, Anigozanthos Manglesii, オーストラリアン・スォードリリー
Habitat
Southwestern Australia
Morph
perennial grass
Comment
Kangaroo Paw (Scientific name: Anigozanthos spp.) is a perennial grass (bulb) of the family Haemodorum native to the southwestern part of Australia. A velvet-like flower blooms in a unique form like Kangaroo's paw, giving an elongated sharp leaf resembling a Iris japonica. The genus name "Anigozanthos" means Latin for "anoigo (open) + anthos (flower)". Flowering period blooms annually , and mainly from April to June and in December. It is used for preserved flower, dry flower, flower arrangement, flower arrangement of flower arrangement. The flower language is "wonder".
Generic name: Kangaroo paw, Scientific name: Anigozanthos spp., Also known as Anigozanthos, Australian Suedolly, Origin: Australia South Western part, environment: coastal sandy lands, wet mountainous regions, plant length: 20 to 100 cm, leaf shape: sword-like, leafy: hard cortical, leaf shape: all edges, flower: dual-flower and dense hair, inflorescence Flower color: red, yellow, orange, peach, green, flower size: 3 to 8 cm, flower attachment method: about 10 at the stem tip, flowering period: Anniversary centered around June and December, uses: preserved flower, dried flowers, remarks: red rhizomes were edible in the country of origin.
Detailed information
Order
Commelinales
Family
Haemodoraceae
Genus
Anigozanthos
Species
Flower type
Zygomorphic Flower
Flower array
Racemous Inflorescence
Petal shape
Cylinder
Leaf type
Sword
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Specific area Ct flower・Flower arrangement
Color
Red, Yellow
Season
Apr May Jun Dec
Height
20  ~ 100  [cm]
Diameter
3  ~ 8