■ (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)
| 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).
Distribution and Cultivation
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