[Irises West of the Cascade Mountains of Oregon and Washington]

Slender-tubed Iris, Yellow-leaf Iris

Iris chrysophylla

Synonyms: Iris californica, Iris macrosiphon

Slender-tubed Iris: Iris chrysophylla  (Synonyms: Iris californica, Iris macrosiphon)

This photo shows the leaves and flower of slender-tubed iris as seen in moist woods near Patterson Meadows at Patterson Mt. in the Willamette N.F.........July 13, 2008.

Slender-tubed Iris, Yellow-leaf Iris: Iris chrysophylla  (Synonyms: Iris californica, Iris macrosiphon)

This photo shows slender-tubed iris as seen in the King Mountain Rock Garden ACEC in the Umpqua National Forest........June 25, 2005.

Slender-tubed Iris: Iris chrysophylla (Synonyms: Iris californica, Iris macrosiphon)

This photo shows a close-up of the lower lip of the flower of slender-tubed iris as seen in moist woods near Patterson Meadows at Patterson Mt. in the Willamette N.F........July 13, 2008.

Slender-tubed Iris, Yellow-leaf Iris: Iris chrysophylla (Synonyms: Iris californica, Iris macrosiphon) - Slender-tubed Iris, Yellow-leaf Iris: Iris chrysophylla (Synonyms: Iris californica, Iris macrosiphon)

Slender-tubed iris as seen along Eight Dollar Mountain Road at the southwest corner of Eight Dollar Mountain, Siskiyou region of Oregon...........April 29, 2012.

Slender-tubed Iris, Yellow-leaf Iris: Iris chrysophylla (Synonyms: Iris californica, Iris macrosiphon)

Slender-tubed iris blooming along the access road to the King Mountain Rock Garden ACEC in northeastern Josephine County, OR.........June 11, 2017.

Slender-tubed Iris, Yellow-leaf Iris: Iris chrysophylla (Synonyms: Iris californica, Iris macrosiphon) - Slender-tubed Iris, Yellow-leaf Iris: Iris chrysophylla (Synonyms: Iris californica, Iris macrosiphon)

Slender-tubed Iris, Yellow-leaf Iris: Iris chrysophylla (Synonyms: Iris californica, Iris macrosiphon) - Habitat of Slender-tubed Iris, Yellow-leaf Iris: Iris chrysophylla (Synonyms: Iris californica, Iris macrosiphon)

Slender-tubed iris blooming between Nickel and Table Mountains on the ridgetop north of Cow Creek, about a dozen miles west of Riddle, OR.......June 10, 2017.

Paul Slichter