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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Craig-Hager
Year Of Registration: 1960
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1960
Seedling Number: JC-l
Classification: Japanese (Ensata)
Registered Height: 38 inches (97 cm)
Bloom Season: Late
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
White
Bloom Color Description: White standards; white falls, inch-wide border
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1962

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: Parentage unknown
Child plants: 3 child plants

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