Come! Ms. Dunlap will give two talks at the CNPS Conservation Conference Feb. 1-3 in LA!

One regarding a database of 3,700 nectar plants (& how to collect images to benefit pollinators), and the other regarding
a prototypical key incorporating a novel plant identification system that produced an order of magnitude improvement.

Libertia sessiliflora

Family: Iridaceae

Common name: TRIQUE

Synonym: Libertia caerulescens

Native to: Chile


Type: perennial

Form: tufted

Max height: 2 feet

Max width: 2 feet


blue/green, secondary color present




Exposure: sun

Propagates by: seed

flowers in spring

Soil type: well drained

USDA Zones: zone 9 to +20 f, zone 10 to +30 f

Temp. range: +20 to +40 °F

Water: regular