Neomarica 'Regina' is an exquisite iris relative with lush foliage and delicately detailed flowers.
'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.
Common Name: Giant Apostles' Iris
Family: Iridaceae (The Iris Family)
Zone Hardiness: 8-11
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun, Part Shade
Primary Bloom Colour: Blue
Secondary Bloom Colour:
Bloom Time: Spring - Summer
Soil Moisture: Drought Tolerant, Average, Moist, Dry
Deer Resistant: No
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: open fields and openings in the forests
Geogrpahical Origin: Americas - Central and South America
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