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Fairy Iris (Dietes grandiflora)

 
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Fairy Iris (<i>Dietes grandiflora</i>)
Seen in the Santa Monica Mountains in Southern California. Native to South Africa it's probably a garden escapee. Many thanks to SP member Nartreb for identification. April 2008.

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SoCalHikerRe: Beautiful Flower!

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Thanks.
Posted Jun 6, 2008 3:58 pm

daveyboyStunning:-

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Voted 10/10

A stunning flower and lovely colour.
David.
Posted Jun 6, 2008 3:23 pm

SoCalHikerRe: Stunning:-

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Thanks for your vote and comment. Cheers.
Posted Jun 6, 2008 3:58 pm

nartrebThink I've got it

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It's either dietes grandiflora or the very similar dietes iridoides
Posted Jul 23, 2008 9:06 pm

SoCalHikerRe: Think I've got it

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I think you're right with dietes grandiflora. Thanks so much. Cheers.
Posted Jul 24, 2008 11:40 pm

BobSmithGood grief...

BobSmith

Voted 10/10

that's a gorgeous photo.
Posted May 26, 2011 12:48 am

SoCalHikerRe: Good grief...

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Thx :) Glad you liked it.
Posted May 26, 2011 1:32 pm

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SoCalHikerSubmitted by SoCalHiker
on May 5, 2008 1:18 am

Image ID: 401228
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Object Title: Fairy Iris (Dietes grandiflora)

Image Type(s): Flora