N.Africa. Iris xiphium - Spanish Iris. (SPEC) Iris xiphium L. 1753, botanical author: Linneaus Iris xiphium L. (Carl Linnaeus, 1753, Southern Spain, Portugal, Southern France); Subgenus Xiphium Flowers 1 or 2, blue or violet, occasionally white, yellow, bronze or bicolored, blade of falls with orange or yellow blotch, leaves grayish green, Spring-early Summer flowering. Flowers April to June Loves a well drained, moderately fertile soil in full sun. Perennial, Deciduous or Evergreen, Herbaceous.
Iris taitii Foster; Xiphion vulgare Mill.
Page 3 Page 4 Handsome blue and yellow flowers open on this lovely native of the Iberian Peninsula where it produces strong clumps in grassy places, sandy and rocky ground, and sand dunes, flowering from April to June.
; Syntype; State province: Greater London Specific epithet: xiphium Scientific name authorship: L. Recorded by: James Gordon; d.1781 Phylum: Monocotyledones Identified by: Jorge Mart__nez Rodr__guez; Real Jard__n Bot_Ìünico de Madrid; J.Mart.Rodr. A Subgenus in the Genus Iris.  Etimología.
Page 1 Page 2. If so we are sure you would also enjoy our books about Algarve wildlife and wildflowers.  xiphium: epíteto latíno que significa "como Gladiolus"  Sinonimia. IRIS XIPHIUM SEEDS (Spanish Iris) - Plant World Seeds. Mny cultivars of this attractive wildflower have been produced.This species is native to Spain and Portugal, and it is also recorded from Corsica and some parts of northern Africa.There are yellow forms of this iris occuring in Portugal, where it is called These specimens were photographed in the This plant usually occurs in grassy places such as the open woodland area shown above, but it is also seen occasionally in sandy and rocky ground and on sand dunes.
This tall and stately iris is common in the Iberian Peninsula, but nonetheless beautiful for all that. Don't allow the bulbs to dry out completely when dormant. More about Iris plants; View all Iris plants; Characteristics. This plant is said to grow outdoors in the following regions: I use ... By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)One member has or wants this plant for trade. Iris xiphium, fue descrita por Carlos Linneo y publicado en Species Plantarum 1: 40. Buy them online This tall and stately iris is common in the Iberian Peninsula, but nonetheless beautiful for all that.Phylum: Anthophyta - Class: Equisetopsida - Order: Asparagales - Family: Walls, rock garden.
A bulbous Xiphium Iris from Southern Europe.
Origin. Native: Introduced: Both: … Iris xiphium ‘Queen Wilhelmina’ (Spanish iris).
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Iris xiphium L. Show All Show Tabs Spanish iris General Information; Symbol: IRXI Group: Monocot Family: Iridaceae Duration: Perennial: Growth Habit: Forb/herb: Native Status: L48 I: Data Source and Documentation: About our new maps.
Above: Spanish Iris on the edge of open woodland in the Algarve. This iris grows up to 80cm in height and usually has either blue-and-yellow or violet-and yellow flowers typically 6cm across.
The Large group of hybrids Popularly known as Dutch Irises are botanically Iris x hollandica.
Subgenus Xiphium includes the following bulbous species; Iris boissieri, Iris filifolia, Iris juncea, Iris latifolia, Iris serotina, Iris tingitana, and Iris xiphium.
Phylum: Anthophyta - Class: Equisetopsida - Order: Asparagales - Family: Iridaceae. Description
They really compleate a ... Handling plant may cause skin irritation or allergic reactionFrom seed; winter sow in vented containers, coldframe or unheated greenhouseAverage Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwaterA bulbous Xiphium Iris from Southern Europe.I have literal swarms of honey bees yearly. Iris xiphium in the Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN), U.S. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service. White flowers are borne in spring. Has lance shaped light - mid green leaves.  Iris coronaria Salisb.
Vernacular names [ edit ] English: Spanish Iris Search or browse our Glossary of …
Iris: nombre genérico llamado así por Iris la diosa griega del arco iris. I acctually own 5 peafowl! (2n=34).
Bears deep blue to lavender, occasionally yellow or white flowers with a yellow or orange marking on the falls. Iris … 1753. Interest and use. Title: Iris xiphium L. Verbatim longitude: 000 02 13.0 W Verbatim latitude: 51 31 31.85 N Type status: Not a type; Syntype; Type ?
A roadside display of Spanish Irises near Porches, Algarve region of Portugal.We hope that you have found this information helpful.