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Plant Identification: what is this? Iris?

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Cicero, NY
(Zone 5a)

February 3, 2014
6:15 PM

Post #9761771

A friend had this on FB ,they said it was an orchid,I thought Louisiana iris...told her I'd try to find out what it is. Spent hours googling...figure someone here will know

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Powder Springs, GA
(Zone 7b)

February 3, 2014
6:47 PM

Post #9761797

Does look like an iris. Maybe Neomarica


Cicero, NY
(Zone 5a)

February 3, 2014
6:59 PM

Post #9761806

I had looked at a bunch of the walking iris...but they seem to have a lot more "brown' on them. I also in the back of my mind wondered if it was photo shopped...
Garland, TX
(Zone 8a)

February 3, 2014
7:56 PM

Post #9761842

Looks like a Moraea... possibly M. villosa.
Sodwana Bay KZN
South Africa

February 4, 2014
2:01 AM

Post #9761900

It is Moraea villosa
...and definitely not photo shopped!


Saugerties, NY
(Zone 5a)

February 4, 2014
6:25 AM

Post #9761996

It's a beauty..

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