S. Siberia to Central China and Japan: Amur, Buryatiya, China North-Central, China South-Central, Chita, Inner Mongolia, Irkutsk, Japan, Khabarovsk, Korea, Kuril Is., Manchuria, Primorye, Sakhalin, Yakutskiya as per POWO;

Iris Flower For ID : California : 22NOV14 : AK-52 : 8 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (2)
Purple Iris seen at the Japanese Tea Garden, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco on 30/9/14.
This was growing in a pond.
For the Species id please.

Iris sp.?

No beard, blue flowers
I hope a cultivar of Iris spurea

Thanks for the suggested id.

This is Iris laevigata (Japanese: kakitsubata)


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