Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: E.B. Anderson
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1958
Classification: Reticulata
Bloom Color Classification: Light blue
Fragrance: Pronounced
Awards: Other: Award of Garden Merit by the Royal Horticulture Society

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Dry Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Underground structures: Bulb
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Bulbs
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil
Parentage: I. winogradowii X I. histrioides 'Major'

Common names
  • Reticulated Iris
  • Iris

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