Evening Sharon and all.
I checked and no beard hairs.
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Sent: Sunday, May 23, 2010 8:43 AM
Subject: Re: [iris-photos] I aphylla var
It may sound far-fetched, but the flower form, foliage and
stalk remind me of I. darwasica. It may be a trick of the lighting, but
in the closeup its pollen even appears to have a hint of color often found in
regelias. Does it have the telltale beard hairs on the inside of the
standards? (Not a full beard, just a few sparse hairs at the
In a message dated 5/21/2010 8:25:16 AM Mountain Daylight Time,
OK, here's a few more pictures.
The overall form looks SDB in appearance, with
1 terminal flower plus 1 bud, no branching on the stalk, which is from the
base of the plant.