EPPO Global Database

Iris domestica(BMCCH)

Overview
Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: BMCCH
  • Preferred name: Iris domestica
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Goldblatt & Mabberley

Notes

China, India, Japan (southern Honshu, Shikoku, Kyushu). Cultivated as an ornamental and medicinal plant


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Belamcanda chinensis (Linnaeus) de Candolle

Common names
Name Language
blackberry lily English
leopard-flower English
lírio-dourado Portuguese
hi-ôgi Japanese
ヒオウギ Japanese
ヒオウギ Japanese
shè gān Chinese
射干 Chinese