Irish wildflowers

Yellow Iris / Yellow Flag
Iris pseudacorus
Family: Iridaceae

Flowering time: May-July. Perennial. Native.

Yellow flowers with purple veins. Seed pods split to reveal brown seeds.
Long sword-shaped leaves growing from underground rhizome. Height: 40-150 cm.

Very common on marshy ground, wet fields, by and in streams, ponds.

Related: Stinking Iris, I. foetidissima. Dull-purple flowers.
Evergreen leaves.
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