Japanese Iris (Iris ensata 'Angelic Choir') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Chad Harris
Year Of Registration: 2005
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2006
Seedling Number: 98JB2
Classification: Japanese (Ensata)
Registered Height: 42 inches (107 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: White
Bloom Color Description: White falls, signals lemon yellow
Style Arm Color: White
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2010
Award of Merit: 2014

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)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
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: Electric Rays X Peacock Strut

Photo courtesy of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm, posted with permission

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By shizen
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Location: Washougal, WADate: 2011-11-21Photo courtesy of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm, posted with permission
By Lestv
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Iris pictures to get us through in the winter... by evelyninthegarden Mar 15, 2020 9:47 PM 404
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Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Show us your Japanese iris pics! by bluegrassmom Jul 17, 2013 5:09 PM 166
What did you order this year? by PollyK Sep 22, 2011 9:56 AM 250
Welcome, welcome everyone! by PollyK Oct 6, 2011 4:13 AM 164

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