Reticulated Iris (Iris 'Katharine Hodgkin') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: E.B. Anderson
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1958
Classification: Reticulata
Bloom Color Description: Bluish green standards, greenish blue veins; yellowish green falls, yellow blotch edged greenish, slate blue veins

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Plant Height: 4 to 6 inches (10-15cm)
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Blue
Yellow
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Underground structures: Bulb
Parentage: I. winogradowii X I. histrioides 'Major'

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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C. Date: 2017-04-11 6:02 pm. An elegant blossom.
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Location: My garden, Skåne, SwedenDate: March 2016
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Location: My garden, Skåne, SwedenDate: March 2016
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Location: my garden, PolandDate: 2018-04-02
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Location: RHS Harlow Carr, Yorkshire, UKDate: 2019-02-10
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Location: RHS Harlow Carr, Yorkshire, UKDate: 2019-02-10
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Location: From my garden. Poland.
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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5bDate: 2012-03-19
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Location: z6a MA, my gardenDate: 2013-04-04Definitely increase over last year.
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.Date: 2020-04-03- One hour and 40 minutes later, a snowstorm covers these spring
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.Date: 2020-04-03- Spring and Winter, 1 hour and 40 minutes apart. (See previous p
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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5bDate: 2012-03-19
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Location: my garden, Gent, BelgiumDate: 2011-02-16
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Location: my garden, Gent, BelgiumDate: 2011-02-17
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Location: My Garden, z6a MADate: 2012-03-181st year
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Location: Skowhegan, MaineDate: 2007-04-22
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Location: In my garden. Poland.
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Location: my garden, Gent, BelgiumDate: 2011-02-14
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Location: my garden, Gent, BelgiumDate: 2011-02-14
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Location: Part sun Zone 6Date: 2012-03-13
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Location: Part sun Zone 6Date: 2012-03-13
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Location: z6a MA, My GardenDate: 2012-03-18Very pale. Hardly visible from distance.
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Location: My garden in Gent, BelgiumDate: 2012-10-23
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2013-01-07
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Date: 2009-01-29Photo courtesy of: Ghislain118 http://www.fleurs-des-montagnes.ne
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Date: 2009-01-29Photo courtesy of: Ghislain118 http://www.fleurs-des-montagnes.ne
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Location: z6a MA, my gardenDate: 2015-05-10Leaves 12 to 16 inches tall
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