[Solved] How to create a lightning select component dynamically with iteration

Shuaib Ahmed Asks: How to create a lightning select component dynamically with iteration
This question is similar: How to set the options of a dynamically created lightning:select?

but none of the solutions nest the iteration component inside another component..

like so:

Inside Controller:

Code:
someFunction(cmp, event, helper) : {
    $A.createComponents([
            [
                "lightning:select", { 
                    "aura:id":"selectPicklist",
                    "name":"selectPicklist",
                    "label":"Value",
                    "required":"true",
                    "messageWhenValueMissing":"Did you forget to select a field?",
                    "value":"-- None --"
                    }
            ],
            [
                "aura:iteration", {
                    "items":"{!v.picklistValues}",
                    "var":"picklistValue",
                    "value":"{!picklistValue}",
                    "text":"{!picklistValue}"
            }]
        ],
        function(components, status, errorMessage){
            if (status==="SUCCESS"){
                var selectCmp = components[0];
                var iterationCmp = components[1];
                selectCmp.set("v.body", iterationCmp);
                cmp.set("v.inputValueComponent", selectCmp);
                console.log(cmp.get("v.inputValueComponent").get("v.picklistValues"));
            }
            else if (status==="INCOMPLETE"){
                console.log("No response from server or client is offline.");
            }
                else if (status==="ERROR"){
                    console.log("Error: " + errorMessage);        
                }
        }                    

       );    
}

Inside Component

Code:
<aura:attribute name="inputValueComponent" type="Aura.Component">

<aura:attribute name="picklistValues" type="String[]" default="one, two, three"/>

Ten-tools.com may not be responsible for the answers or solutions given to any question asked by the users. All Answers or responses are user generated answers and we do not have proof of its validity or correctness. Please vote for the answer that helped you in order to help others find out which is the most helpful answer. Questions labeled as solved may be solved or may not be solved depending on the type of question and the date posted for some posts may be scheduled to be deleted periodically. Do not hesitate to share your response here to help other visitors like you. Thank you, Ten-tools.