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■ (SPEC) Iris bostrensis Mouterde

1954, Botanical author Mouterde

Iris bostrensis Mouterde (Paul Mouterde, 1954); Section Oncocyclus ; 4-6" (10-15 cm); Deep purple-brown spots and veins on a yellowish, greenish or brown ground. Beard dense, yellow; signal deep maroon. Bull. Soc. Bot. France 101, 420 1954);

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Iris bostrensis Mouterde, Bull. Soc. Bot. France 101: 420 (1955).
Described as Iris atropurpurea var. purpurea Dinsm. in G.E.Post, Fl. Syria, ed. 2, 2: 600 (1933).
More reference: Sapir, Y., A. Shmida, and H. P. Comes. 2001. Iris bismarckiana in Israel and Jordan - new findings and taxonomic remarks. Israel Journal of Plant Sciences 49:229-235


Iris atropurpurea var. purpurea Dinsm. in G.E.Post, Fl. Syria, ed. 2, 2: 600 (1933).

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Distribution and Cultivation

Distribution: Region: North Jordan and South Syria (around the town of Buseira).

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-- Main.RPries - 2010-02-01
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Iris_bostrensis.jpgjpg Iris_bostrensis.jpg manage 73 K 09 Oct 2010 - 20:32 Main.sapiry Photo taken in cultivation
bostrensis_-_Dominquez.jpgjpg bostrensis_-_Dominquez.jpg manage 36 K 06 Feb 2010 - 02:00 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Dominquez
bostrensis_-_Fragman-Sapir.jpgjpg bostrensis_-_Fragman-Sapir.jpg manage 32 K 06 Feb 2010 - 01:59 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Fragman-Sapir
Topic revision: r12 - 19 Nov 2022, af.83
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