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Iris bulleyana

Botanical Name: Iris bulleyana (added by D. Kramb, 05-OCT-03)

Botanical Synonyms:



Chrysographes (D. Kramb, 05-OCT-03)

Sino-Siberian Iris, Beardless Iris (D. Kramb, 26-DEC-03)

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Chromosome Count:

2n=40 (D. Kramb, 14-SEP-04)

General Description:

14"-18" (35-45cm), blue to violet, mottled and striped blue-violet (D. Kramb, 05-OCT-03)

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Native Range:

Southwestern China (D. Kramb, 05-OCT-03)

Shicuan, Yunnan, and Tibet provinces of China, according to the book "Iris of China" by Zhao Yu-tang. (D. Kramb, 26-DEC-03 )

Status in the Wild:


Commercial Availability:

Specialty (D. Kramb, 05-OCT-03)

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Additional Comments:

This species was discovered/described in 1910. The original plant was collected by A. K. Bulley. (D. Kramb, 26-DEC-03 )

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