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Walking Iris, Neomarica gracilis | by Museum of Life + Science
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Walking Iris, Neomarica gracilis

The Walking Iris (Neomarica gracilis) is a rhizomatous perennial native to Central America. Its short-lived, fragrant flowers are quite unusual. New plants form from spent seed heads and root in once they touch the ground.

 

www.rareflora.com/neomaricagrac.htm

 

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Taken on March 8, 2008