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Also sold as:
Iris swertii
Iris 'Swerti'

Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Year Of Registration: introduced prior to registration system
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): Collected in 1612
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Fragrance: Sweet

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Child plants: 3 child plants


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denisew1027 On September 20, 2014 Obtained plant
Purchased at 1st Annual Iris Sale at Salem UMC.
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