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Neomarica caerulea 'Regina'
Common Name: Giant Apostles' Iris Family: Iridaceae (The Iris Family)

Neomarica caerulea 'Regina'
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'Regina' is a wide-leaved, long-blooming, iris-like evergreen that has 3-4 inch wide purple-blue flowers accented by strikingly brilliant jade foliage, which assumes a more clumping and upright habit than the more common walking iris. The mauve flowers are spotted with darker purple and striped with burgundy, yellow, white and dark purple for an exquisite display. Light fragrance. Grow in containers and protect where not hardy. Salt tolerant.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Central and South America
Native Habitat:
open fields and openings in the forests

ClassEvergreen  Primary Bloom ColourBlue 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height2-4'  Bloom TimeSpring - Summer 
Spread2-3'  FragranceYes 
Light ExposureSun Part Sun Part Shade  Foliage ColourGreen 
Soil MoistureDrought Tolerant Average Moist Dry  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone8-11  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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