Taxon: Iris pallida Lam.

 
Genus: Iris
Subgenus: Iris
Section: Iris
Family: Iridaceae
Subfamily: Iridoideae
Tribe: Irideae
Nomen number: 20378
Place of publication: Encycl. 3:294. 1789
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 18-May-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 02-Nov-2006
Species priority site is: Ornamental Plant Germplasm Center (OPGC)
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Eur Gard F)
  • Materials: essential oils (used in perfumery, one of the most expensive oils fide CultTropS)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Europe
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Former Yugoslavia (w.-c.), Italy (n.e.)


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Adventive

    Northern America
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Indiana]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Missouri]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Georgia]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California]


    Naturalized

    Africa
    • MACARONESIA: Spain [Canary Islands]

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Israel, Lebanon

    Europe
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Bulgaria, Italy, [Sardinia, Sicily] Romania
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Craker, L. E. & J. E. Simon, eds. Herbs, spices, and medicinal plants, 2 vols. (HerbSpices)
  3. Czerepanov, S. K. Vascular plants of Russia and adjacent states (the former USSR). 1995 (L USSR)
  4. Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. (F Turk)
  5. Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 2002 (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  6. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  7. Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  8. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  9. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  10. Hansen, A. & P. Sunding Flora of Macaronesia: checklist of vascular plants, ed. 4. Sommerfeltia vol. 17. (L Macar ed4)
  11. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  12. Mathew, B. The Iris. (Iris) 31-32.
  13. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  14. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  15. Rechinger, K. H. Flora aegaea: flora der inseln und halbinseln des Agaischen Meeres. (F Aegaea)
  16. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  17. Rehm, S. & G. Espig The cultivated plants of the tropics and subtropics. 1991 (CultTropS)
  18. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)
  19. Waddick, J. W. & Zhao Yu-tang Iris of China. 1992 (Iris China)
  20. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Iris pallida Lam. :

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=20378. Accessed 23 May 2018.