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A Round-Petalled Iris

Contrast this specimen, with its almost circular lower petal with the ones shown in succeeding pictures. The characteristic iris traits are present throughout; but the modifications in form of petals, and in the relative sizes of the different petals, are very conspicuous.

A Round-Petalled Iris

This image is from: Luther Burbank: his methods and discoveries and their practical application. Volume 10 Chapter 2