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botanical name:
Iris 'Prudy'
Iris 'Prudy' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Bearded Iris
family:  Iridaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.80m
width: 0.25m
growth rate: medium
growth habit:
leaf colour: green
flower colour: purple
main season: Summer
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-acid
minimum temp: -18°C
USDA zone: 5 to 8
description:
Large, slightly fragrant, ruffled flowers with pale blue standards, rich purple fall and blue tipped, yellow beards.

cultivation:
Well drained, preferably neutral to slightly acid soil in full sun. Rhizomes should be partially exposed and flowering is best in areas with long warm summers. Divide clumps when congested.

propagation:
By division

other notes:
Bred by J. Nichol about 1998.
RHS AGM

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