- Flower nameArctic Iris
- Scientific nameIris setosa
- AliasBeachhead iris, 檜扇/桧扇 菖蒲/文目, Arctic Iris
- Place of originJapan, China, North America
- Place of floweringHigh mountain, Wetlands
- Flowering seasonJune, July, August
What is Arctic Iris
With (scientific name:Iris setosa) is a perennial herb of the family iridaceae. From early summer, summer the clumps of high mountain wetlands. Stem upright branching, shoot apical meristems with flowers of purple day be. Looks like petals out of perianth piece 3 is patterned with yellow and purple at the base, and Iris (虎斑). In the flower bloom is short, up to stand up. Calamus (Acorus calamus) and Iris (crisscross pattern)-like Sword-shaped each piece of leaf, but is somewhat broader than those.
Has been in whole leaves extend from the roots and leaves are spread is similar to Scarlet fan.
Common name: with (檜扇 / Cypress fan IRIS / crisscross pattern), scientific name:Iris setosa, Iris aka:Arctic, Beachhead iris. Category: Plantae Angiosperm just Cotyledons of kidikaxi eyes of Iris Iris, origin: Japan, China, North America plant: 60-80 cm, leaf length: 20-40 cm, width: 1-2 cm, color: purple, flowering late June-August, flower size: 7 ~ 8 cm, outside perianth pieces: 5 cm, in perianth pieces: 1 cm