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Iris versicolor  Geotagged,German Iris,Iris germanica,Iris versicolor,Spring,United Kingdom Click/tap to enlarge PromotedCountry intro

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  1. I don't think this is Iris germanica. I'm not sure which one it is though, maybe Iris versicolor. Posted 4 years ago
    1. Think thats it...thanks Wildflower! Posted 4 years ago
  2. Definitely not Iris versicolor. Posted 7 months ago

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''Iris versicolor'' is also commonly known as the blue flag, harlequin blueflag, larger blue flag, northern blue flag, and poison flag, plus other variations of these names, and in Britain and Ireland as purple iris.

It is a species of ''Iris'' native to North America, in the Eastern United States and Eastern Canada. It is common in sedge meadows, marshes, and along streambanks and shores. The specific epithet ''versicolor'' means "variously coloured".

It is one of the three.. more

Species identified by garrylomasphotography
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Uploaded Jun 7, 2015. Captured Jun 7, 2015 18:58 in Rollins Lane, Marple Bridge, Stockport SK6, UK.
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