Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3718

Forb
Perennial

Non-native: Eurasia & eastern Europe
Documented growing wild in - - -

Rare

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LEAVES:
Simple

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Lavender/ Violet/ sometimes white
Bisexual
Radially symmetrical
3 sepals
3 petals
3 stamens
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer
Capsule

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Monocots: Asparagales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Iris sibirica   FAMILY Iridaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Iris sibirica   FAMILY Iridaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Siberian Iris


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image of Iris sibirica

Richard and Teresa Ware    rtw_iris_sibirica_11

May        

Sepals flaring or curving downward apically, widely orbiculate, per Flora of North America.

image of Iris sibirica

Richard and Teresa Ware    rtw_iris_sibirica_5

May        

Petals erect, narrowly elliptic-obovate, per Flora of North America.