■ (SPEC) Iris croatica Horvat
1962, Botanical authors I. & M Horvat.
(Ivo and Marija Horvat
, 1962, Croatia) Section iris
. Flowers dark violet, Standards somewhat paler than falls It has white veining in the throat, unlike Iris aphylla.
The beard is whitish yellow, and the spathes are slightly tinged with red-violet, like those of Iris aphylla
. Much branched. Iris croatica
I & M Horvat in Acta Bot. Croatica,
xx-xCxi. 8 (1962). Mathew lists it a synonym of Iris germanica
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