Iris (sect. Limniris) ser. Vernae

Iris (subg. Limniris

Gentes Herb. 8: 363. 1953.

Basionym: Iris subsect. Vernae Diels in H. G. A. Engler and K. Prantl, Nat. Pflanzenfam. ed. 2, 15a: 502. 1930
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 26.

Rhizomes heterogeneous or torulose. Sepals and petals subequal, signal yellow or orange basal band, margins not fimbriate.

Distribution

se United States

Discussion

Species 1.

Selected References

None.

Lower Taxa

"decreasing" is not a number.

dehiscing +  and latrorse +
Norlan C. Henderson +
Iris (subg. Limniris +
Iris subsect. Vernae +
additional +
cordlike +
enlarging +
monochasial +
se United States +
distinct or;partly completely connate +
hollow +  and solid +
ridged +  and terete +
sessile +  and pedicellate +
fragrant +
upward-facing +
hollow +, solid +, branched +  and simple +
flattened +, terete +  and cordlike +
indehiscent +  and loculicidal +
woody;firm;cartilaginous +
multicellular +
distinct +
cauline +  and basal +
scale-like +
distinct +
conspicuous +
triangular +  and rounded +
not fimbriate +
6-angled +, 3-angled +  and terete +
Purple (?) +, Blue-violet (?) +, Blue (?) +, Maroon (?) +, Copper-red (?) +, Brown (?) +, Tan (?) +, Yellow (?) +  and White (?) +
4 cm40 mm <br />0.04 m <br /> (18 cm180 mm <br />0.18 m <br />) +
differentiated +
reflexed +, spreading +  and erect +
subequal +
Gentes Herb. +
heterogeneous +
heterogeneous +
tan;dark-brown +
conspicuously roughened +  and extensively corky +
4 +  and 20 +
rounded;flattened +
orange +  and yellow +
reflexed +  and spreading +
subequal +
persisting +
monochasial +
3-lobed +  and filiform +
Undefined subg. Limniris +
Iris (sect. Limniris) ser. Vernae +
Iris sect. Limniris +
connate +  and distinct +
scarious +
spathaceous +  and more-flowered +
obscure;prominent +
hardened +  and papery +
unequal +