Iris croatica

Iris croatica

  • Iris croatica
  • Iris croatica
  • Flower name
    Iris croatica
  • Scientific name
    Iris croatica
  • Aliasアイリス, イリス・クロアティカ, ペルニカ, Perunica
  • Place of originendemic to Croatia
  • Place of floweringWetlands, Botanical Gardens, Specific area
  • Flowering seasonMay, June

What is Iris croatica

Iris croatica (scientific name: Iris croatica), endemic to Croatia, is an evergreen perennial herb in the family Iridaceae . It has well-developed rhizomes with thick, green, sword-shaped rhizomatous leaves that crawl horizontally. From May to June, a slender flower stalk emerges from among the leaves and produces six-petaled flowers at the top of the stem. The flowers are dark purple with white veins on the throat. The beards are whitish yellow. It looks similar to German iris (scientific name: Iris germania). No photo is available, so an illustration is provided.

Common name: Iris croatica, scientific name: Iris croatica, plant height: 50-60 cm, leafiness: leathery, leaf shape: slender and sword-shaped, flower color: dark purple, flower diameter: 20 cm, Flowering season: May-June, Fruit type: capsule, Uses: garden planting, potted plant, cut flower.

  • Order
  • Family
  • Genus
  • Species
    I. croatica
  • Type of flower
    Radial symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Monopetal inflorescence
  • Petal shape
  • Leaf type
  • Edge of the leaf
  • Life typeevergreen perennial herb
  • Flower colorsPurple
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit color
  • Height40.0 ~ 60.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower15.0 ~ 20.0 cm

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