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■ (SPEC) Iris Ludwigii Maxim

1880, Botanical author Maximowicz

Iris ludwigii Maxim (Karl Johann Maximowicz, 1880, Altai Dist.); Section Limniris, Series Spuriae. Height 4-12" (10-30 cm); violet blue flowers overtopped by 20-40 cm grassy foliage; Falls with a longitudinal beard of small dense hairs; Bull. Acad. Pet. 26: 508. 1880; Herb. St. Petersb.; (said to be a form of Iris humilis with stoloniferous rhizomes, but treated as a separate species by Mathew)

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Iris ludwigii Maxim., Bull. Acad. Imp. Sci. Saint-Pétersbourg, sér. 3, 26: 508 (1880).
Komarov, V.L. (ed.) (1935). Flora SSSR 4: 1-586. Izdatel'stov Akademii Nauk SSSR, Leningrad.
Alexeyeva, N. (2008). Genus Iris L. (Iridaceae) in the Russia. Turczaninowia 11(2): 5-68.
Pavlov, N.V. (ed.) (1958). Flora Kazakhstana 2: 1-290. Alma-Ata, Izd-vo Akademii nauk Kazakhskoi SSR.
Innes, C. (1985). The World of Iridaceae: 1-407. Holly Gare International Ltd., Ashington.
Czerepanov, S.K. (1995). Vascular Plants of Russia and Adjacent States (The Former USSR): 1-516. Cambridge University Press.
Malyschev L.I. & Peschkova , G.A. (eds.) (2001). Flora of Siberia 4: 1-238. Scientific Publishers, Inc., Enfield, Plymouth.


Xyridion ludwigii (Maxim.) Rodion., Bot. Zhurn. (Moscow & Leningrad) 90: 59 (2005).

Chamaeiris ludwigii (Maxim.) M.B.Crespo, Flora Montiber. 49: 69 (2011).


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