Definitions for iris pseudacorus
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yellow iris, yellow flag, yellow water flag, Iris pseudacorus(noun)
common yellow-flowered iris of Europe and North Africa, naturalized in United States and often cultivated
Iris pseudacorus is a species in the genus Iris, of the family Iridaceae. It is native to Europe, western Asia and northwest Africa. Its specific epithet, meaning "false acorus," refers to the similarity of its leaves to those of Acorus calamus, as they have a prominently veined mid-rib and sword-like shape.
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