Tulipa heteropetala

Tulipa heteropetala Ledeb. is a tulip native to Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan (Chitral), Kazakhstan, and into Russia. The tepals are pale yellow inside, violet outside, leaves are closely alternate. Closely related to T. mongolica and T. uniflora, differing in leaf and filament morphology (the filaments are longer in relation to the anthers in T. heteropetala).

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