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IRIS ensata

Additional Plant Details

  • Good to know - Laevigatae group (water irises). Japanese irises.
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    Place of Origin - northern China, Japan, eastern Russia.

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    Toxicity: Harmful if eaten - These will give you an upset tummy, so please don't eat any of these.

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    Toxicity: May cause skin allergy or irritant - Having skin or eye contact with these plants could result in an allergic reaction, burning or rash.

Delivery Information

Delivery Information Estimated delivery between 29 November and 05 December 2014. Subject to all plants being in stock

Friday 19th December is the last day for ordering with guaranteed delivery before Christmas.

Please note that orders will normally be despatched within 5 - 10 working days from receipt except in the busy Spring season when it may take up to 15 working days from receipt until despatch.

Orders can also be collected in person from our Nurseries, or some of our shows - just tell us during the checkout process.

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IRIS ensata

Japanese water iris

(kaempferi) - Water iris - shades pink-purple

Hardiness Rating

Fully hardy - Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)

Mature Dimensions
overall height and width of plant once mature

Height - in metres - 90cm (36in)

Plant Type

Deciduous - leaves 20-60cm (8-24in) long with prominent midribs.
Herbaceous - rhizomatous, beardless perennial with single, occasionally branched, stems. Flowers, 3 or 4 to a stem, are 8-15cm (3-6in) across.

Preferred Location

Full Sun
Full Sun

Soil Conditions

Wet or boggy soil - flourishes at the margins of ponds or streams or in moist borders.

Flowers In

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Buy IRIS ensata

Pot size: 1.5 or 2 Litre
Delivery: Available again from March 2015
£9.00 each3+£7.33 each
 MULTIBUY SAVING 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

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