Plant Details: Dwarf Crested Iris
Category Perennials  
Zone: 5? - 8
 
Out_of_stock: N
Common Name Dwarf Crested Iris Variety 'Powder Blue Giant '
Regional Names  
Botanical Name Iris cristata
Description This selection is possibly the largest flowering form of the species. It is a toss up between 'Powder Blue Giant' and 'Eco Orchid Giant' to which has the largest flowers. Collected in Tennessee by Plants man Sam Norris it has, as the name implies, a soft powder blue 3" huge flowers and larger than normal foliage. It is believed to be a tetraploid with twice as many chromosomes the large flower and foliage makes this one a true monster form of Dwarf Crested Iris.
Notes
 
Plant Growing Conditions

Soil PH
 
Soil Type
 
Water
 
SunLight
 
Foliage
acid:
Y
 
clay:
Y
 
dry:
Y
 
full:
Y
 
Evergreen:
N
neutral:
Y
 
average: 
Y
 
average:
Y
 
partial:
Y
  SemiEvergreen:
N
alkaline:
Y
 
sand:
Y
 
wet:
N
 
shade:
Y
  Deciduous:
Y
Plant Pricing
Last Update: 2008-10-17 19:34:54.0
Container Size
Price
Division
6.00
Last Update:
2008-12-04 22:01:56.0
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