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Iris grossheimi

Botanical Name: Iris grossheimi (added by D. Kramb, 03-DEC-03)

Botanical Synonyms:

Iris grossheimii (D. Kramb, 20-SEP-04)


Aril, Oncocyclus (D. Kramb, 03-DEC-03)

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General Description:

Grows to 5" tall with flowers that are pink to dark red-toned bitone blend; blackish-brown signal. (D. Kramb, 20-SEP-04)

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Native Range:

Southern Transcaucasia (D. Kramb, 20-SEP-04)

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Sources Cited:

Info entered on 20-SEP-04 comes from the SIGNA Checklist of Iris Species. (D. Kramb, 20-SEP-04)

Additional Comments:

Probably a hybrid between I. lineolata and I. lycotis. (D. Kramb, 20-SEP-04)

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