Habit and Detached Flower of Iris Germanica
Iris germanica is commonly know as either German or common iris. The flowers are purple with a white claw with brownish veins. The flowers are very fragrant. Each clusters has four to five flowers.
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Nicholson, George The Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening, Div. VI (London, England: L. Upcott Gill, 1884)