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Neomarica candida

Botanical Name: Neomarica candida (added by Rodney Barton, 28-MAR-12)

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Common Names:

"Walking Iris" (Rodney Barton, 28-MAR-12)

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General Description:

Similar to N. northiana except plant is smaller. (Rodney Barton, 28-MAR-12)

Distinguishing Features:

Wide bands on the falls and scapes that bend to the ground "walking". (Rodney Barton, 28-MAR-12)

Preferred Habitat:




Native Range:

Brazil (Rodney Barton, 28-MAR-12)

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Additional Comments:

Many plants in circulation under other species names are probably N. candida. (Rodney Barton, 28-MAR-12)

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