Definitions for "Iridaceae"
large family of usually perennial geophytic herbs with rhizomes or corms or bulbs
A member of the iris family. (Greek Iris,-idos the rainbow goddess)
Iridaceae is a family of plants in Order Asparagales, taking its name from the Irises. It includes a number of other well known cultivated plants, such as the Freesia and the Crocus.