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■ (SPEC) Iris uniflora Pallas

1820, Botanical author Pallas

Iris uniflora Pallas. (Peter Simon Pallas, 1820, Eastern Siberia); Section Limniris, Series Ruthenicae, Color Code-B7D; Dark red-toned blue self; Wada 1937; 1938; dwarf form of Iris ruthenica. In The Iris, Brian Mathew notes "The Flora of the USSR separates this as a distinct species, distinguished from Iris ruthenica by having broader leaves and stems close to the flowers rather than on the lower part of the stem as in Iris ruthenica."

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MSS. ex Link. Jahrb. 1: 3, 71. 1820;
Fig. 18. Waddick & Zhao, Iris of China, 1992, illustrated in color.
Images on Irises of Russia website

Chromosome counts: 2n=48, Scolovskaya; 2n=42, Doronkin 1984; 2n=16, Sok & Prob. 1986; 2n=42, Zakharjeva, 1990.

Iris uniflora Pallas
  • var. uniflora
  • var. caricina Kit.

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-- Main.RPries - 2010-02-25
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Iris-uniflora-Walker_photo.jpgjpg Iris-uniflora-Walker_photo.jpg manage 56 K 13 Jan 2015 - 21:49 BobPries Ken Walker photo
Uniflora2nd384.jpgjpg Uniflora2nd384.jpg manage 18 K 20 Jan 2012 - 01:17 UnknownUser NARGS Seed 2012 #1582 Pries photo
Uniflora383.jpgjpg Uniflora383.jpg manage 29 K 20 Jan 2012 - 01:18 UnknownUser Pries photo
Topic revision: r10 - 09 Sep 2016, BobPries
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