Calflora
Taxon  Report   4354 
Iris longipetala  Herb.
Central coast iris,  Coast iris
Iris longipetala
© 2014 Aaron Schusteff
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Iris longipetala
© 2014 Aaron Schusteff
Iris longipetala
© 2015 John Doyen
Iris longipetala, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.2 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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one or more occurrences
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Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Iris longipetala
© 2018 Gaia Leo
Family: IRIDACEAE  
Genus: Iris
Communities:
Coastal Prairie, Mixed Evergreen Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + JM93
 
More information about  Iris longipetala
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Photos on PlantID.net

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (IRMI)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: May 24, 2018).

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