Class Monocotyledoneae, monocots,
מחלקה חד-פסיגיים

Family Iridaceae,
Iris Family, משפחה אירוסיים

Leaves at base of the plant in a flat plane; flowers, regular, bisexual with parts in multiples of three; 3 sepals, 3 pwtals, s stamens; the ovary is positioned inferior and consists of 3 united carpels; fruit,a capsule with many seeds.

Genus Gynandriris, אחיאירוס: Genus Iris, אירוס: Genus Romulea, רומולאה: Genus Crocus, כרכום: Genus Gladiolus, סייפן: