Iris attica is endemic to Greece and F. Y. R. Makedonija, growing on rocky limestone hills at low and moderate altitude, flowering from February to early May. In the N Balkan Peninsula and EC Europe it is replaced by the similar I. pumila. The flowers are various shades of yellow and bluish purple, often mixed in the same population.
GR(NPi Pe StE EC NC NE WAe)
Greece (East Central Greece present; North Central Greece present; North Pindos present; North-East Greece present; Peloponnisos present; Sterea Ellas present; West Aegean islands present)
Native / Non Range-Restricted
Temperate and submediterranean Grasslands
Presidential Decree 67/81