A to Z Challenge – X is for Iris Xyphium, Xylopia and Xyris

Simple post today, suffering from extreme exhaustion.

I was going to write botanical notes about xylem so you’ve all had a lucky escape!

Xylopia brasiliensis – photo originally uploaded to Flickr by Colchicum; used under Creative Commons Licence

Xylopia brasiliensis – photo originally uploaded to Flickr by Colchicum; used under Creative Commons Licence

Xyris complanata - photo by Eric Guinther (June 2005); used under Creative Commons Licence

Xyris complanata – photo by Eric Guinther (June 2005); used under Creative Commons Licence

Iris Xyphium  -    Photo by H Zell (June 2009)  used under Creative Commons Licence

Iris Xyphium –
Photo by H Zell (June 2009) used under Creative Commons Licence