Iris kumaonensis D. Don ex Royle

 
  • Family : IRIDACEAE
    (Saffron Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : KESAR FAMILY (केसर फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Iridaceae
  • Common name : Kumaon iris
  • Habit : Perennial herb
  • Habitat : Alpine pastures, meadows and slopes; 2800 - 4500 m. altitude
  • Comments / notes : It is cultivated as an ornamental plant in temperate regions.
  • Flower, Fruit : April-July
  • Distribution :
    • Uttarakhand : Uttarakhand
  • Native : Bhutan, India, Nepal
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : Bhutan, India, Nepal
  • Literature :
    • Uniyal B.P., Sharma J.R., Choudhery U., Singh D.K. (2007). Flowering Plants of Uttarakhand: A Checklist. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh: 236
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Iris kumaonensis. Downloaded on 17 June 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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