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Caesia parviflora.jpg
Caesia parviflora
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Xanthorrhoeaceae
Subfamily: Hemerocallidoideae
Genus: Caesia

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Caesia is a genus of herbs in the family Xanthorrhoeaceae,[1] native to Australia, New Guinea and Southern Africa. The mostly 3-lobed seed capsules contain rounded black seeds.[2]

Species include[3]


  1. ^ "Caesia". World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Retrieved 2013-02-25. 
  2. ^ "Genus Caesia". PlantNET - New South Wales Flora Online. Royal Botanic Gardens & Domain Trust, Sydney Australia. Retrieved 2008-09-09. 
  3. ^ "Caesia". Australian Plant Name Index (APNI), IBIS database. Centre for Plant Biodiversity Research, Australian Government, Canberra. Retrieved 2008-09-09.