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This species is accepted, and its native range is NW. Iran.
Tulipa persica 'Excelsa'

Native to:

Iran

Tulipa persica (Lindl.) Sweet appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Hort. Brit., ed. 2: 536 (1830)

Accepted by

  • Christenhusz, M.J.M., Govaerts, R., David, J.C., Hall, T., Borland, K., Roberts, P.S., Tuomisto, A., Buerki, S., Chase, M.W. & Fay, M.F. (2013). Tiptoe through the tulips - cultural history, molecular phylogenetics and classification of Tulipa (Liliaceae) Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 172: 280-328.
  • Everett, D. (2013). The genus Tulipa Tulips of the world: 1-380. Kew publishing, Kew.
  • Mabberley, D.J. (1982). William Roxburgh's 'Botanical description of a new species of Swietenia (Mahogany)' and other overlooked binomials in 36 vascular plant families Taxon 31: 65-73.
  • Zonneveld, B.J.M. (2009). The systematic value of nuclear genome size for "all" species of Tulipa L. (Liliaceae) Plant Systematics and Evolution 281: 217-245.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • van Raamsdonk, L.W.D. & de Vries, T. (1995). Species relationships and Taxonomy in Tulipa subg. Tulipa (Liliaceae) Plant Systematics and Evolution 195: 13-44.

Kew Backbone Distributions
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