Stinking Iris or Gladdon, St. Lawrence, Isle of Wight

Stinking Iris or Gladdon, St. Lawrence, Isle of Wight

Observation - Stinking Iris or Gladdon, St. Lawrence, Isle of Wight. Description: Iris foetidissima is a frequent and widespread species on the Isle of Wight, but especially my location on the Undercliff where it is very abundant. Also called the Roast Beef Plant due to smell of meat when the foliage is crushed.Wonderful orange fruits

Iris foetidissima is a frequent and widespread species on the Isle of Wight, but especially my location on the Undercliff where it is very abundant. Also called the Roast Beef Plant due to smell of meat when the foliage is crushed.Wonderful orange fruits in autumn!