Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Classification: Reticulata
Bloom Color Classification: Purple

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Flowers: Showy
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Underground structures: Bulb
Suitable Locations: Alpine Gardening
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon

Common names
  • Iris

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Location: RHS Harlow Carr alpine house, Yorkshire
Date: 2019-02-10
Location: 2018 Philadelphia Flower Show
Date: 2018-03-08
  • Posted by critterologist (Frederick, MD - Zone 6b) on May 29, 2018 8:38 PM concerning plant:
    Hybridized in 1987 by Alan McMurtrie, introduced in 2014(?), commercially available "in modest quantity."

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