Aril Iris (Iris 'Obi') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Krelage & Sons
Year Of Registration: introduced prior to registration system
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1911
Classification: Aril

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Flowers: Showy

Japanese Irises: Dispelling the Prima Donna MythJapanese Irises: Dispelling the Prima Donna Myth
March 31, 2010

Some of my customers see the pictures of lovely Japanese irises on my website and say, "I wish I could grow some of those; they're so beautiful but so hard to grow." Are Japanese irises really that touchy? No, I don't think so.

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Sowing, slightly immature, Iris seeds ? by ShawnSteve Jul 1, 2019 3:40 PM 9
Question about "increases" by petruske Jun 20, 2019 8:04 PM 16
Bee pods...have you collected any? by evelyninthegarden Jun 27, 2019 6:35 PM 35
Early season at Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm by Lestv Sep 11, 2019 12:07 PM 31
Yes, I have an ID question by evelyninthegarden Jun 16, 2019 8:58 PM 12
Better Late Than Never.... by LizinElizabeth Jun 23, 2019 7:10 PM 76
A wander around Iris Sisters Farm, May 2019 by Lestv Sep 2, 2019 11:32 PM 60

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