Species Iris (Iris japonica) in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Classification: Species

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Dry
Flowers: Showy
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Pollinators: Various insects

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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: 2008-05-17
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: 2008-05-17
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Location: Nagano pref. JapanDate: 2008-05-06Photo courtesy of: Apple2000
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Location: Nagano pref. JapanDate: 2008-05-06Photo courtesy of: Apple2000
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Photo courtesy of: Alpsdake
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Date: 2009-02-27USDA
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Photo Courtesy of Secret Garden Growers.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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