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■ (SPEC) Iris maracandica Vved.

1935, Botanical author VvedenskyMaracandica

_Iris maracandica_ Vved. (Aleksei Vvedensky, 1935, Dziizak, Samarakand, and Akrabat); Subgenus Scorpiris (Juno); Height 4-6" (10-15 cm); 1-4 Yellow flowers; Vved. Sched. Herb. Fl. As. Med. no. 662 1935, Juno maracandica Vved., in Kom. Fl. URSS 4, 573 1935; Index Kewensis Supplement 4 (1906- 10); Index Kewensis Supplement 9, 146. (1931-35). .

See below:


Iris maracandica (Vved.) Wendelbo, Bot. Not. 128: 216 (1975).
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 maracandica Vved., Fl. Tadzhikskoi SSR 2: 393 (1963). ----

Chromosome counts

2n=20 Gustafsson & Wendelbo 1975 ----





Distribution and Cultivation

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