Persian iris

noun

Definition of Persian iris

: a bulbous iris (Iris persica) that is native to Asia Minor and is cultivated for its pale lilac-colored flowers with small often minute deflexed falls

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“Persian iris.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Persian%20iris. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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