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Iris mandshurica

Botanical Name: Iris mandshurica (added by Panayoti Kelaidis, 25-NOV-05)

Botanical Synonyms:

The correct spelling is mandschurica (Tom Waters, 30-MAY-11)


Pseudoregelia (Panayoti Kelaidis, 25-NOV-05)

Matthew lists it as a psammiris (Tom Waters, 30-MAY-11)

Common Names:


Chromosome Count:

Manchurian iris (Panayoti Kelaidis, 25-NOV-05)

General Description:

Superficially similar to I. flavissima (Panayoti Kelaidis, 25-NOV-05)

Distinguishing Features:


Preferred Habitat:

Steppe (Panayoti Kelaidis, 25-NOV-05)


Zone 3-10 (Well drained, dry winter) (Panayoti Kelaidis, 25-NOV-05)

Native Range:

Northeastern Asia, (Mongolia, China) (Panayoti Kelaidis, 25-NOV-05)

Status in the Wild:


Commercial Availability:


Sources Cited:

Brian Mathew, The Iris (Tom Waters, 30-MAY-11)

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