stinking iris

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Synonyms for stinking iris

iris with purple flowers and foul-smelling leaves

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This is the Stinking Iris or Iris foetidissima and with a name like that, who on earth would want to grow it ?
If you like dried flowers then consider strawflowers or Helichrysum, the seed heads of the stinking iris or the seed heads of alliums.
As autumn approaches Iris foetidissima or stinking iris have bulging seed pods which pop to reveal brilliant red seeds.