Herbarium INFO logo

Касатиковые (Iridaceae) 6/20/09—4/8/20

Iridaceae is a family of plants in order Asparagales, taking its name from the irises, meaning rainbow, referring to its many colours. There are 66 accepted genera with a total of c. 2244 species worldwide (Christenhusz & Byng 2016). It includes a number of other well known cultivated plants, such as freesias, gladioli and crocuses.

Members of this family are perennial plants, with a bulb, corm or rhizome. The plants grow erect, and have leaves that are generally grass-like, with a sharp central fold. Some examples of members of this family are the blue flag and yellow flag.

The family name is based on the genus Iris, the largest and best known genus in Europe. The genus Iris dates from 1753, when it was coined by Swedish botanist, Carl Linnaeus. Its name derives from the Greek goddess, Iris, who carried messages from Olympus to earth along a rainbow, whose colours were seen by Linnaeus in the multi-hued petals of many of the species.
Start slideshow
Гладиолус садовый (Gladiolus communis)

Гладиолус садовый (Gladiolus communis)

3 images

Ирис Виноградова (Iris winogradowii)

Ирис Виноградова (Iris winogradowii)

4 images

Ирис ложноаировый, жёлтый, болотный, водяной, аировидный (Iris pseudacorus)

Ирис ложноаировый, жёлтый, болотный, водяной, аировидный (Iris pseudacorus)

20 images

Ирис сетчатый 'Катарина Ходгкин' (Iris reticulata 'Katharine Hodgkin')

Ирис сетчатый 'Катарина Ходгкин' (Iris reticulata 'Katharine Hodgkin')

2 images

Ирис сетчатый (Iris reticulata)

Ирис сетчатый (Iris reticulata)

2 images

Ирис сибирский (Iris sibirica)

Ирис сибирский (Iris sibirica)

14 images

Ирис японский (Iris japonica)

Ирис японский (Iris japonica)

3 images

Касатик гибридный (Iris x hybrida)

Касатик гибридный (Iris x hybrida)

25 images

Крокосмия x крокосмиецветная (Crocosmia x crocosmiflora (C. aurea x C.pottsii))

Крокосмия x крокосмиецветная (Crocosmia x crocosmiflora (C. aurea x C.pottsii))

6 images

Крокус жёлтый (Crocus flavus)

Крокус жёлтый (Crocus flavus)

3 images

Либертия иксиевидная (Libertia ixioides)

Либертия иксиевидная (Libertia ixioides)

3 images

Спараксис трёхцветный (Sparaxis tricolor)

Спараксис трёхцветный (Sparaxis tricolor)

5 images

Шафран весенний (Crocus vernus)

Шафран весенний (Crocus vernus)

72 images

Labels

New images