Iris pseudacorus L.
Family: Iridaceae
pale-yellow iris,  more...
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Steve C. Garske  
Etymology: Iris: named for the Greek goddess of the rainbow
Plants: erect, perennial, semi-aquatic, 2'-3' tall forb; stems usually shorter than the leaves; roots densely crowded rhizomes
Leaves: narrow, stiff, erect, sword-like
Flowers: yellow, 6-parted, 4" wide, petals much shorter than the sepals; blooms May-June
Fruits: capsule
Habitat: wet; shallows, shores
Hazardous: Careful, this plant is hazardous!
Conservation Status: Introduced - rarely escaped; potentially invasive
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Paul Drobot  
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Paul Drobot  
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Richard Bauer  
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Steve C. Garske  
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Darrin Kimbler  
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Paul Skawinski  
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Steve C. Garske  
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Steve C. Garske  
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Botanical Illustration  
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Kurt Stüber  
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Aaron_Carlson  
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