Taxon  Report   4354 
Iris longipetala  Herbert
Central Coast iris, Coast Iris
Iris longipetala, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.2 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

 

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Bloom Period
Communities: Coastal Prairie, Mixed Evergreen Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: IRIDACEAE  
Genus: Iris
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + JM93
PLANTS: accepted name: Iris missouriensis
 
 Information about  Iris longipetala  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (IRMI)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 21, 2014).

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