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Iris potaninii

Botanical Name: Iris potaninii (added by D. Kramb, 24-NOV-03)

Botanical Synonyms:

I. thoroldii (D. Kramb, 30-SEP-04)


Psammiris (D. Kramb, 30-SEP-04)

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Chromosome Count:

2n=22 (D. Kramb, 30-SEP-04)

General Description:

Dwarf iris. Flowering stem is subterrenean. Flowers are yellow with yellowish or whitish beards. (D. Kramb, 30-SEP-04)

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Native Range:

Western China, central and eastern Tibet (D. Kramb, 30-SEP-04)

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Sources Cited:

Info entered on 30-SEP-04 comes from the SIGNA Checklist of Iris Species. (D. Kramb, 30-SEP-04)

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