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Dwarf Lake Iris (Iris lacustris)

Dwarf Lake Iris (Iris Lacustris)
Credit: Users Lordmaster913, JoJan on en.wikipedia | Source Missing | License: PD US FWS

Iris Lacustris, or more commonly know as Dwarf Lake Iris, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Iris. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Iris Lacustris or Dwarf Lake Iris's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Michigan and Wisconsin.

  • Category: Monocot
  • Genus: Iris
  • Family: Iridaceae
  • Order: Liliales
  • Class: Liliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N) CAN (N)
  • Federal T/E Status: Threatened
  • Federal T/E Common Name: dwarf lake iris
  • State T/E Status: MI (T) WI (T)
  • State T/E Common Name: MI (dwarf lake iris) WI (dwarf lake iris)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: FAC
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 1(NI) 3(FAC)

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