Dietes vegeta (aka Dietes iridioides or Moraea iridioides) - Fortnight Lily or African Iris
- Medium growing upright evergreen broadleaf perennial. Long, grass-like leaves can reach 2-4 feet in height.
- Prefers sun or partial shade and regular water.
- White flowers have orange to yellow center blotches and purple arms which branch from the center of the flower.
- Excellent for use near a pool or pond.
- Do not cut off flower stems after blooms fade, as more blooms will occur. Only remove flower stem it it is clearly done producing.