Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Anna Rettig
Year Of Registration: 1995
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1995
Seedling Number: AR-039
Classification: Japanese (Ensata)
Registered Height: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
White
Bloom Color Description: White standards, edged violet; blue violet falls, prominent white veining, very small yellow signal obscured by style arm
Style Arm Color: White, edged violet

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

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

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Photo by pardalinum
Photo by pardalinum
Location: Washougal, WA
Date: 2009
Photo courtesy of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm, posted with permission
Photo by pardalinum

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