The Spanish Nut or Iris Moraea Sisyrinchium


The Spanish Nut or Iris Moraea Sisyrinchium
(gynandriris sisyrinchium)

This plant is a dwarf iris native of South Europe and the Mediterranean regions. It is about 20 cm high. Its leaves are thin like grass. Flowers are blue or violet. The 3 vertical ...

...petals are thin, while the 3 falling sepals are wider, with a white or yellow line. The pistil seems to add 3 petals. The blooming is a very short period in the spring, We can find in in the highlands and in the Easter desert.