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■(SPEC) 'Iris Magnifica Vvedensky'

1935, Botanical author VvedenskyMagnifica

.Iris magnifica Vved. (Alekesi Vvedensky, 1935, Mountains of Central Asia especialy circa Samarakand); Subgenus Scorpiris (Juno); 12-24" (30-60 cm); 3-7 large pale lilac flowers, yellow zone around undissected whitish crest; internodes well developed at flowering time; claw 2 to 2.5 cm. wide in its broadened part. Vved. in Komarov, Fl. URSS 4, 571 (1935);

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References:

Iris magnifica Vved. in V.L.Komarov (ed.), Fl. URSS 4: 571 (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.
Innes, C. (1985). The World of Iridaceae: 1-407. Holly Gare International Ltd., Ashington.
A Guide to Species Irises, their Identification and Cultivation, The Species Group of The British Iris Society, 1997, Cambridge;
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Synonyms

* Iris caucasica var. major Maxim., Bull. Acad. Imp. Sci. Saint-Pétersbourg, sér. 3, 26: 505 (1880).

Juno magnifica (Vved.) Vved., Fl. Uzbekistan. 1: 518 (1941).

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Chromosome counts

2n=22 Bochantseva 1966.

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Variations

Iris magnifica cultivars include; 'Agalik', 'Alba' , 'Bulbs d'Opal', 'Magnifica alba' ,

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Hybrids

Iris magnifica crosses include:

Alan McMurtrie crosses
'Blue Bucharica-Stage 1'
'Blue Bucharica-Stage 3'

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Distribution and Cultivation

Distribution: Region: C. Asia; Kazikstan, Tadjikistan, Uzbekistan
Cultivation:

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I.magnifica02.jpgjpg I.magnifica02.jpg manage 64 K 22 Sep 2014 - 02:42 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the John Weiler slide collection
I.magnifica03.jpgjpg I.magnifica03.jpg manage 73 K 22 Sep 2014 - 02:44 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the John Weiler slide collection
I.magnificaJB17.jpgjpg I.magnificaJB17.jpg manage 42 K 25 Mar 2017 - 18:03 Main.Betsy881 Photo by John Baumfalk
Iris-magnifica-111.jpgjpg Iris-magnifica-111.jpg manage 23 K 16 Jan 2015 - 20:16 BobPries Jim Murrain photo
Iris-magnifica-131.jpgjpg Iris-magnifica-131.jpg manage 30 K 16 Jan 2015 - 20:18 BobPries Jim Murrain photo
Iris-magnifica-141.jpgjpg Iris-magnifica-141.jpg manage 13 K 16 Jan 2015 - 20:19 BobPries Jim Murrain photo
Iris-magnifica-71.jpgjpg Iris-magnifica-71.jpg manage 81 K 16 Jan 2015 - 20:09 BobPries Joyce Fingerhut photo magnifica growing at Amankhutan, Zeravshan Range, Pamirs outside Samarkand, Uzbekistan
Iris-magnifica-Fingerut.jpgjpg Iris-magnifica-Fingerut.jpg manage 41 K 16 Jan 2015 - 20:13 BobPries Joyce Fingerut photo
Iris-magnifica-Ken_Walker.jpgjpg Iris-magnifica-Ken_Walker.jpg manage 48 K 16 Jan 2015 - 20:03 BobPries Ken Walker photo
Iris-magnifica-Murain_photo.jpgjpg Iris-magnifica-Murain_photo.jpg manage 27 K 16 Jan 2015 - 20:14 BobPries Jim Murain photo
Iris-magnifica-Todd_Boland.jpgjpg Iris-magnifica-Todd_Boland.jpg manage 751 K 16 Jan 2015 - 19:58 BobPries Todd Boland photo
Iris_magnifica_Aman-Kutan_KWW_1.JPGJPG Iris_magnifica_Aman-Kutan_KWW_1.JPG manage 58 K 02 Mar 2015 - 03:50 Main.KWalker Photo by Ken Walker; Aman-Kutan
Magnifica13JB.JPGJPG Magnifica13JB.JPG manage 32 K 21 Apr 2013 - 13:27 Main.Betsy881 Photo by John Baumfalk
MagnificaJB.jpgjpg MagnificaJB.jpg manage 81 K 01 Apr 2016 - 17:33 Main.Betsy881 Photo by John Baumfalk
iris magnifica.JPGJPG iris magnifica.JPG manage 162 K 29 Apr 2022 - 08:28 EliseAMANN Iris Magnifica
magnifica-k_walkerRP.jpgjpg magnifica-k_walkerRP.jpg manage 102 K 21 Apr 2013 - 13:32 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Ken Walker
magnifica-k_walker_rootRP.jpgjpg magnifica-k_walker_rootRP.jpg manage 45 K 21 Apr 2013 - 13:31 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Ken Walker
magnifica-k_walker_seed_1RP.jpgjpg magnifica-k_walker_seed_1RP.jpg manage 26 K 21 Apr 2013 - 13:31 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Ken Walker
magnifica9.JPGJPG magnifica9.JPG manage 255 K 17 Apr 2023 - 11:18 Main.TLaurin Photo by Keith Keppel- Keith Keppel Irises
thumb_MagnificaIP.JPGJPG thumb_MagnificaIP.JPG manage 2 K 21 Apr 2013 - 13:30 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Iris Paradise
Topic revision: r15 - 17 Apr 2023, Harloiris
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