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botanical name:
Iris versicolor 'Kermesina'
Iris versicolor 'Kermesina' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Blue flag
family:  Iridaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.70m
width: 0.30m
growth rate: fast
growth habit: spiky
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: purple
main season: Summer
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, wet/waterlogged soil
preferred soil pH: acid
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 8
description:
Grey-green foliage and red-purple flowers with white veining.

cultivation:
Fertile, humus-rich, damp or wet, acid soil. Will thrive in a position at the edge of water. Full sun or part shade

propagation:
By division of clumps.

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