Calflora
Taxon  Report   4345 
Iris chrysophylla  Howell
Golden leaved iris,  Yellowleaf iris
Iris chrysophylla
© 2011 Chris Wagner
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Iris chrysophylla
© 2008 Keir Morse
Iris chrysophylla
© 2014 John Doyen
Iris chrysophylla, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Iris chrysophylla
© 2003 Dianne Fristrom
Family: IRIDACEAE  
Genus: Iris
Community:
Yellow Pine Forest
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Iris tenax ssp. chrysophylla
More information about  Iris chrysophylla
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (IRCH)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 12, 2017).

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