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Iris iberica subsp. elegantissima

Botanical Name: Iris iberica subsp. elegantissima (added by D. Kramb, 21-SEP-04)

Botanical Synonyms:

Iris elegantissima (D. Kramb, 21-SEP-04)


Oncocyclus, Aril (D. Kramb, 21-SEP-04)

Common Names:

2n=20 (D. Kramb, 21-SEP-04)

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General Description:

Grows 8" to 12" tall. Flowers are cream or pale yellow ground with dark markings on the falls. (D. Kramb, 21-SEP-04)

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Native Range:

Northeastern Turkey, northwestern Iran, Armenia (D. Kramb, 21-SEP-04)

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Commercial Availability:


Sources Cited:

Info entered on 21-SEP-04 comes from the SIGNA Checklist of Iris Species. (D. Kramb, 21-SEP-04)

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Where to buy it:

Paul Christian Rare Plants UK

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