Calflora
Taxon  Report   4344    
Iris bracteata  S. Watson
Siskiyou iris
Iris bracteata
© 2018 Denise Bindernagel
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Iris bracteata
© 2012 Aaron Schusteff
Iris bracteata
© 2005 Jerry Murray
Iris bracteata, a monocot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California, Oregon.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 3.3 (review list).   8th Edition

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Iris bracteata
© 2010 Jean Pawek
Family: IRIDACEAE  
Genus: Iris
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest

Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS

Serpentine affinity: 5.8; (strict endemic)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

 
More information about  Iris bracteata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (IRBR)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 16, 2018).

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