Species Iris (Iris lactea) in the Irises Database

Common names:
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Also sold as:
Iris 'Lactea'

Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Classification: Species

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Flowers: Showy

Full shade.

Photo gallery:
Location: New York Botanical Gardens Bronx NYDate: 2019-05-18Full shade.
By bxncbx
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Photo Courtesy of Secret Garden Growers.
By Joy
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Location: Botanical Garden of Moscow State UniversityPhoto courtesy of Andrey Korzun, Wikimedia Commons
By Calif_Sue
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Location: Royal Botanical Gardens, Burlington, ON, CanadaDate: 2014-06-05
By Anne
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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