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Spuria Iris 'Shelford Giant'

Iris spuria

Family: Iridaceae (eye-rid-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Iris (EYE-ris) (Info)
Species: spuria (SPUR-ee-uh) (Info)
Cultivar: Shelford Giant
Hybridized by Foster, M. Sir
Registered or introduced: 1913
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Class:

Spuria (SPU)

Height:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:

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Hardiness:

USDA Zone 4a: to -34.4 C (-30 F)

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Pale Yellow

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White/Near White

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Gardeners' Notes:

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On Jun 16, 2013, Aphthona from Fargo, ND (Zone 4a) wrote:

The correct name of this cultivar is 'Shelford's Giant' (Foster, 1913). It has done well for 20 years in Fargo, ND. The height is impressive. It looks you in the eye.

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