HyperDic: florentine_iris

English > 1 sense of the expression Florentine iris:
NOUNplantFlorentine iris, orris, Iris germanica florentina, Iris florentinaGerman iris having large white flowers with lavender-tinged falls and a fragrant rhizome
English > Florentine iris: 1 sense > noun 1, plant
MeaningGerman iris having large white flowers with lavender-tinged falls and a fragrant rhizome.
Synonymsorris, Iris germanica florentina, Iris florentina
Membersorrisroot, orrisfragrant rootstock / rootstock of various irises especially Florentine iris
Broaderbearded irisAny of numerous wild or cultivated irises with hairlike structures on the falls (the drooping sepals)

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