Taxon: Iris macrosiphon Torr.

Genus: Iris
  Subgenus: Limniris
    Section: Limniris
Family: Iridaceae
  Subfamily: Iridoideae
      Tribe: Irideae
Nomen number: 428714
Place of publication: Pacif. Railr. Rep. 4(5,1):144. 1857 ("1856")
Name Verified on: 04-Apr-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Mar-2014
Species priority site is: Ornamental Plant Germplasm Center (OPGC)
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • ground iris  (Source: F NAmer) - English

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - California


  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  • Mathew, B. The Iris. 1981 (Iris) 96-98.
  • Moerman, D. Native American ethnobotany, ed. 5. 1998 (Nat Amer Ethnobot)


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