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Iris swensoniana

Botanical Name: Iris swensoniana (added by Rafael Diez Dominguez, 09-AUG-07)

Botanical Synonyms:

Iris barnumae var. zenoviae (Rafael Diez Dominguez, 09-AUG-07)


Oncocyclus (Rafael Diez Dominguez, 09-AUG-07)

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General Description:

40cm, strongly curved leaves, 7-8cm blackish purple flowers. (Rafael Diez Dominguez, 09-AUG-07)

Distinguishing Features:

Very little rhizomes (Rafael Diez Dominguez, 09-AUG-07)

Preferred Habitat:

Deserts (Rafael Diez Dominguez, 09-AUG-07)



Native Range:

Syria (Rafael Diez Dominguez, 09-AUG-07)

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Sources Cited:

Brian Mathew (Rafael Diez Dominguez, 09-AUG-07)

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