Taxon  Report   4353    
Iris innominata  L. F. Hend.
Del norte county iris
Iris innominata
© 2010 Gerald Carr
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Iris innominata
© 2010 Gerald Carr
Iris innominata
© 2010 Gerald Carr
Iris innominata, a monocot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California, Oregon.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Iris innominata
© 2010 Gerald Carr
Genus: Iris
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest


Serpentine affinity: 5.8; (strict endemic)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Iris tenax ssp. innominata
More information about  Iris innominata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 20, 2019).