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Iris 'Katherine Hodgkin'
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synonyms: Iris histrioides 'Katherine Hodgkin'
poisonous or irritant
full sun, part shade
dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 8
A vigorous, bulbous, reticulata type hybrid. Delicately patterned pale greyish blue flowers with green and yellow markings on the falls, in late winter.
Well drained, neutral to slightly alkaline soil in a sunny position. Should be kept quite dry during the summer dormant period.
From bulbils, which will produce flowering plants in about 3 or 4 years.