Iris tectorum Maxim.

 
  • Family : IRIDACEAE
    (Saffron Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : KESAR FAMILY (केसर फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Iridaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Evansia tectorum (Maxim.) Klatt; Iris rosthornii Diels; Iris tomiolopha Hance; Tectiris tectorum (Maxim.) M.B.Crespo, Mart.-Azorín & Mavrodiev
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Iris tectorum Maxim.
  • Common name : Roof Iris, Chinese Iris, Wall Iris, Japanese Roof Iris
  • Habit : Perennial herb
  • Habitat : Forest margins, sunny banks, meadows, damp places, beside water; 500 - 3500 m. altitude
  • Flower, Fruit : April-May
  • Distribution :
    • Uttarakhand : Uttarakhand
  • Native : China, Hainan, India, Qinghai, Tibet
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : China, India
  • 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 tectorum. Downloaded on 17 June 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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