Insight into Stinking Iris (Iris foetidissima): the fruit will remain on the seed pods through the winter, being ignored by the birds.
According to the RHS one of this plant’s other names is “Scarlet-seeded iris” which is better than its common name in my book!
One of only two native Iris in Britain, the other being Yellow Iris (Iris pseudacorus).
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