Japanese Iris (Iris ensata 'Frosted Pyramid') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Walter Marx
Year Of Registration: 1959
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1960
Classification: Japanese (Ensata)
Registered Height: 38 inches (97 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: White
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: White

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Wet Mesic
Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Pollinators: Various insects
Parentage: Imported Higo X Marhigo sdlg.
Child plants: 11 child plants

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