• Iris x germanica 'Kent Pride'

Iris x germanica 'Kent Pride'

Tall Bearded Iris, Iris 'Kent Pride', German Iris
Size: ex 1.5L pot

Availability: In stock

£8.99

Quick Overview

  • Historic hybrid
  • Striking coppery-brown, yellow and white speckled flowers
  • Green foliage with a purplish shade
  • Full sun

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Description

Iris x germanica 'Kent Pride' is an historic tall bearded plicata Iris with stunning chestnut-red standards and chestnut-red falls speckled and veined on a yellow ground with a white blaze around the beards. The foliage has shades of purple. It was bred by P. Hutchison in the village of Wrotham, east of Sevenoaks at the foot of the North Downs. Hybridised in 1958 and introduced the following year, its parentage is (Dora Morris x Benton Susan) x Dancing Sunlight.

'Kent Pride' is a show-stopping visual feast of an Iris and always draws attention and admiration.

Additional Information

Order Asparagales
Family Iridaceae
Sub-Family Iridoideae
Synonyms No
Geographical Origin Horticultural cultivar
Cultivation Full sun. Well-drained rich soil. Plant shallowly and allow sun to bake the semi-exposed rhizomes durimg the summer
Eventual Height 76-91cm
Eventual Spread 60cm
Hardiness Fully hardy

Iris x germanica 'Kent Pride'

Tall Bearded Iris, Iris 'Kent Pride', German Iris
Size: ex 1.5L pot

Availability: In stock

£8.99
You could receive 10 Palm Points for writing a review and/or rating this product.

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