Calflora
Taxon  Report   4345    
Iris chrysophylla  Howell
Golden leaved iris,  Yellowleaf iris
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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Bloom Period
Family: IRIDACEAE  
Genus: Iris

Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Iris tenax ssp. chrysophylla
More information about  Iris chrysophylla

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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 20, 2020).