Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Hugh Knight by John Wood
Year Of Registration: 1992
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1993
Seedling Number: K-103-84
Classification: Japanese (Ensata)
Registered Height: 38 inches (97 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
White
Bloom Color Description: White ground, violet purple veins radiating from yellow signal, leaving white margin on edge
Style Arm Color: 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
Ploidy: Diploid
Parentage: Parentage unknown

Common names
  • Iris
  • Japanese Iris
  • Japanese Water Iris
  • Hanashobu

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