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Shasta Iris

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Creme/yellow irises in the Northwest are difficult to identify. This is made even more difficult because several of the species hybridize. Shasta iris (Iris tenuissima) closely resembles yellowleaf iris (Iris chrysophylla) and will hybridize with the yellowleaf iris. Shasta iris … Continue reading

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Yellowleaf Iris

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Yellowleaf iris (Iris chrysophylla) is a native perennial found in the Cascade Range, Siskiyou Mountains and Klamath Mountains of California and Oregon. Its habitat is open coniferous forests. Growing from rhizomes, yellowleaf iris has a flower stem with one or … Continue reading

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