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Iris celikii

Botanical Name: Iris celikii (added by Rafael Diez Dominguez, 29-AUG-07)

Botanical Synonyms:



Hermodactyloides (Rafael Diez Dominguez, 29-AUG-07)

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General Description:

Very similar to Iris danfordiae but has the bracts white or pale greenish-white with a white semi-transparent apex. (Rafael Diez Dominguez, 29-AUG-07)

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Preferred Habitat:

Grows in deep gypsum soils (Rafael Diez Dominguez, 29-AUG-07)



Native Range:

Turkey (Rafael Diez Dominguez, 29-AUG-07)

Status in the Wild:

Critically endangered (Rafael Diez Dominguez, 29-AUG-07)

Commercial Availability:


Sources Cited:

Knud Ib Christensen and H. Askin Akpulat (Rafael Diez Dominguez, 29-AUG-07)

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