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Iris xanthospuria

Botanical Name: Iris xanthospuria (added by Ken Walker, 12-MAY-07)

Botanical Synonyms:



Spuria (Ken Walker, 12-MAY-07)

Common Names:

Turkey Yellow (Ken Walker, 12-MAY-07)

Chromosome Count:

2n=40 (Ken Walker, 12-MAY-07)

General Description:

Stem 50-100 cm, deep yellow flowers (Ken Walker, 12-MAY-07)

Distinguishing Features:


Preferred Habitat:

Marshy meadows or streamsides, 40-1000m (Ken Walker, 12-MAY-07)



Native Range:

Central & Southern Turkey (Ken Walker, 12-MAY-07)

Status in the Wild:


Commercial Availability:


Sources Cited:

"The Iris" by Brian Mathew & BIS Iris Species Guide (Ken Walker, 12-MAY-07)

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