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Iris svetlanae

Botanical Name: Iris svetlanae (added by Peter Taggart (UK), 06-JAN-10)

Botanical Synonyms:



Scorpiris (Peter Taggart (UK), 06-JAN-10)

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General Description:

A smaller yellow juno broad leaves with a white margin long and tapering (Peter Taggart (UK), 06-JAN-10)

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Preferred Habitat:

Gypsum hills (Peter Taggart (UK), 06-JAN-10)



Native Range:

Central Asia, Pamir-Alai Mountains (Peter Taggart (UK), 06-JAN-10)

Status in the Wild:


Commercial Availability:

Rare (Peter Taggart (UK), 06-JAN-10)

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Additional Comments:

Not too difficult, it has planer foliage than the other smaller yellow junos except for I maracandica, it is like a small I tubergeniana (Peter Taggart (UK), 06-JAN-10)

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