Slender Blue Iris Iris prismatica Pursh ex Ker-GawlEndangered (MD)  -  S2 (State rare)    Synonyms: Slender Blue Flag.
Kingdom Plantae   >   Division Tracheophyta   >   Class Magnoliopsida   >   Order Liliales   >   Family Iridaceae   >   Genus Iris   


Occurs in moist depressions in deciduous woods, as well as in mesic sandy soil (Steury, 2002).

There are 15 records in the project database.

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A Slender Blue Iris blooming in Cecil Co., Maryland (6/23/2014). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

The seedpod of a Slender Blue Iris in Cecil Co., Maryland (6/23/2014). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

Slender Blue Iris in Worcester Co., Maryland (6/20/1982). Photo by Jim Stasz. (MBP list)

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