Dutch Iris (Iris x hollandica 'Apollo') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Hommes; Gerard Dirk
Classification: Dutch, Spanish and English
Registered Height: 31 inches (79 cm)
Bloom Color Classification: Yellow

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Flowers: Showy
Bloom Size: 5"-6"
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: PP4,279 (1978)

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Comments:
Posted by Newyorkrita (North Shore, Long Island, NY ) on Oct 8, 2013 3:43 PM

I bought the mixed Dutch Iris collection from Schreiner's Iris Gardens some years ago and planted it. Apollo was one of the ones that were included. It blooms each spring and is the first of my Dutch irises to bloom.

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