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Iris darwasica

Botanical Name: Iris darwasica (added by Rafa Diez Dominguez, 27-APR-06)

Botanical Synonyms:

Iris suworowii (Rafa Diez Dominguez, 27-APR-06)


Regelia (Rafa Diez Dominguez, 27-APR-06)

Common Names:

2n=22 (Rafa Diez Dominguez, 27-APR-06)

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General Description:

Lilac or greenish buff veined purple; purple beard (Rafa Diez Dominguez, 27-APR-06)

Distinguishing Features:

Summer dormant (Rafa Diez Dominguez, 27-APR-06)

Preferred Habitat:

Rocky mountain slopes (Rafa Diez Dominguez, 27-APR-06)



Native Range:

Russian central Asia: northeast Afghanistan, Tadjikistan (Rafa Diez Dominguez, 27-APR-06)

Status in the Wild:

Endangered (Rafa Diez Dominguez, 27-APR-06)

Commercial Availability:

Rare (Rafa Diez Dominguez, 27-APR-06)

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