Calflora
Taxon  Report   10018    
Iris tenax  Douglas ex Lindl.
Toughleaf iris
Iris tenax, a monocot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.

Bloom Period
Family: IRIDACEAE  
Genus: Iris
Subspecies and Varieties:
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS

Habitat: disturbed

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Iris tenax
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (IRTE)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images

Consortium of California Herbaria


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 06, 2019).