English iris

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Related to English iris: bulbous iris, Spanish iris
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Noun1.English iris - bulbous iris native to the Pyrenees; widely cultivated for its large delicate flowers in various colors except yellow
fleur-de-lis, iris, sword lily, flag - plants with sword-shaped leaves and erect stalks bearing bright-colored flowers composed of three petals and three drooping sepals
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Grow Dutch, Spanish and English iris for cut flowers in spring.
Plant Spanish, Dutch and English iris bulbs, either in rows to produce flowers for cutting, or informally in borders or rock gardens.

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