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KATRINA® African Iris

Dietes x 'Nola Alba' Plant Patent #21,460

Item 4674

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USDA Zone:
8-11
Your zone may be too cold for this plant:
6
Key feature:
  • Light Needs
    Full sun
  • Watering Needs
    Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat.
Description:

Exotic white flowers with gold accents appear continuously over an extended season. Tolerates poorly draining soils, resists disease better than others, and thrives in heat and humidity. Seldom sets unsightly seedpods. A portion of the proceeds benefits the America's Wetlands Foundation, helping to restore wetlands in Louisiana. Evergreen.

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Average Landscape Size
Moderate growing; reaches 2 to 3 ft. tall, 3 to 4 ft. wide.
Flowering Season
Botanical Name: Dietes x 'Nola Alba' Plant Patent #21,460
Deciduous/ Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Moderate
Special Feature: Clump Forming, Easy Care, Improved Disease Resistance, Tolerates Alkaline Soil, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Year-round Interest
Foliage Color: Green
Flower Attribute: Showy Flowers ,   Repeat Flowering ,   Long Bloom Season
Bloom Time: Spring through Late Fall
Flower Color: White
Garden Style: Rustic ,   Cottage ,   Asian/Zen
Patent Act: Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.

Thrives in fertile, well-drained soils, but highly adaptable. Water deeply and regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency once established. For a neat appearance, remove old flower stalks. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.

History

This improved variety tolerates poorly draining soils, resists disease better than others, and thrives in heat and humidity. Exotic white flowers with yellow-orange accents appear over an extended season. Seldom sets unsightly seedpods. A portion of the proceeds benefits the America's Wetlands Foundation, helping to restore wetlands in Louisiana.

Customer Reviews

Should have read closer
by New Gardner, April 20, 2017

I think this plant will do well in my second location for it. My fault, I'm rather new at this. Monrovia says it will do well as a screen type of plant. And it will! I've just got to get it to the right place.

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