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■ (SPEC) Iris leptorrhiza Vved

1935, Botanical author Vvedensky

Iris leptorhiza Vved (Aleksei Evanovich Vvedensky, 1935, Pamir-Alai region, Asia); Subgenus Scorpiris (Juno); Height 4-6" (10-15 cm); one violet-green flower. Collected by Michelson in Mts of Tabakcha. Vved. in Bull. Univ. As. Centr. xxi. 151.(1935)

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Iris leptorrhiza (Vved.) Vved. in V.L.Komarov (ed.), Fl. URSS 4: 576 (1935).
Komarov, V.L. (ed.) (1935). Flora SSSR 4: 1-586. Izdatel'stov Akademii Nauk SSSR, Leningrad.
Khassanov, F.O. & Rakhimova, N. (2012). Taxonomic revision of the genus Iris L. (Iridaceae Juss.) for the flora of central Asia. Stapfia 97: 174-179.
A Guide to Species Irises, their Identification and Cultivation, The Species Group of The British Iris Society, 1997, Cambridge;


* Juno leptorrhiza Vved., Byull. Sredne-Aziatsk. Gosud. Univ. 21: 151 (1935). ----

Chromosome counts






Distribution and Cultivation

Distribution: Region: C. Asia, Tadjikistan


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