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Chrysothemis pulchella Iris 'Roaring Jelly'

The striking and unusual coloring, extraordinary vigor, and repeat blooming. In addition, 'Roaring Jelly' is easy to grow and has attractive foliage all season...

Plant name:Chrysothemis pulchella Iris 'Roaring Jelly'

Virtues: The striking and unusual coloring, extraordinary vigor, and repeat blooming. In addition, 'Roaring Jelly' is easy to grow and has attractive foliage all season.

Flower color: Bi-tone of bright raspberry and lavender.

Leaf/Foliage: Blades of blue-green.

Goes great with: White peonies.

Habit: Clumping. Reblooms after a two-week break.

Season: Late spring and early summer

Suggested by: Jan Sacks and Marty Schafer of Joe Pye Weed's Garden.

Advanced man-made hybrid of two Eurasian species.

Tips: The more sun, the more bloom you will get. Give it plenty of room, as it is a rapid increaser. Zones 3 to 9.

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