CLAUDE NURIDSANY & MARIE PERENNOU / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY CLAUDE NURIDSANY & MARIE PERENNOU / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Iris fruit. Close-up of the fruit of a garden iris (Iris germanica). This is a ripe fruiting body which contains seeds. The remnants of the petals can be seen at the top of the fruit. The iris is a tall and elegant plant which lives in grassy areas and flowers from May to June. See photos B570/027-031 for sequence of flower opening.
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