Iris spuria

Tracheophyta MagnoliopsidaIridaceaeIrisIris spuria

Ecology

A rhizomatous perennial herb which is grown in gardens and is naturalised in grassy places, by ditches, on banks and on roadside verges. It also occurs as a relic of cultivation. Lowland.

Status

Neophyte

World Distribution

Native of Europe and W. Asia; it has a disjunct distribution made up from the ranges of several rather uncommon subspecies.

JNCC Designations

NBNSYS0000002266