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Yellow Flag Iris

Yellow flag iris abloom

yellow flag

aka: yellow iris, water flag

scientific name: Iris pseudacorus

characteristics: perennial, narrow leaves, erect stems with three pendent petals alternating with three smaller erect petals, forms colonies 1.5m in height

row of yellow flag iris
Yellow flag iris at Branton Lakes
yellow flag iris Branton Lakes
Pendent petals
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