(SPEC) Iris ivanovae Doronkin
1987, V. M. Doronkin
Iris ivanovae Doronkin
(Fl. Sibir., Araceae-Orchidaceae, 117. 1987) Either Section Pseudoregelia
or Section Psammiris
, It was recorded in its protologue not only from Mongolia and Russia (Siberia) but also from China. No specimens have been seen by the present authors, but it is said to differ from I. tigridia
in having narrower leaves (to 2 mm wide), narrowly lanceolate spathes, smaller flowers (to 3.5 cm in diam.), and outer perianth segments abruptly narrowed into a filiform claw.
Distribution and Cultivation
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