Calflora
Taxon  Report   4355    
Iris macrosiphon  Torr.
Bowltube iris,  Ground iris, Long tubed iris
Iris macrosiphon, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.

Bloom Period
Family: IRIDACEAE  
Genus: Iris
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS

Serpentine affinity: 1.1; (weak indicator / indifferent)

Habitat: slopes

Communities: Foothill Woodland, Northern Oak Woodland, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTS: Iris amabilis
JEF + PLANTS: Iris californica
More information about  Iris macrosiphon
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (IRMA)


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: Jul 20, 2019).