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Iris id please.

Posted by allymarie ZONE 10 (My Page) on
Mon, Apr 21, 14 at 17:59

Hi,

I bought this iris yesterday at the local fleamarket.It was so pretty I couldn't resist. Does anyone have any info on this beauty? I live in So. Fl and hope it will do well in my zone.I really don't know anything about irises so any info will be appreciated.Thanks!

Allymarie


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RE: Iris id please.

My first guess is 'Jeri' (Bertinot'84). It won the 1994 DeBallion Award.

My 2nd guess is 'Full Eclipse' (Hager'77).

Good purchase!


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Thanks Iris Gal.This iris is soooo beautiful.I got it in a large pot for$15.00.I looked up the two irises and it looks more like Jeri.It's a La iris and I guess they like lots of water.I don't water heavily so would it be a good idea to let the pot sit in plastic saucer filled with water?Thanks again!

Allymarie


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I have a potted one in a child's plastic sled. LOL


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