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■(JI) 'Altay'

2001, Rodionenko

'Altay' Алтай ( Georgi Rodionenko). Sdlg. 1672K-1. JI (3 Falls.), height 32-47" (80-120 cm), Early midseason bloom. .
Dark purple violet, Falls with bright golden eye signal. I. ensata from Primorski Kray, Russia, X 'Oku-Banri'. Rodionenko 1970.

Information from the State Commission of the Russian Federation for Selection Achievements Test and Protection website:
Japanese irises. Plant height 75-90 cm Leaves light green. Peduncle robust, with two flowers, sometimes with a lateral branch, a length of 75-90 cm. Inflorescence consisting of 1-2 flowers. Flower size 10-11x11-12 cm, monochrome, purple with golden eye, no flavor. Beginning of flowering with 1 decade of June. Sustainable vase life. The variety is winter hardy. Resistant to adverse conditions, disease and pests. Recommended for mass plantings and cut flowers.
Tanslation: Altay is a mountain range (the Altai Mountains) in East-Central Asia, where Russia, China, Mongolia and Kazakhstan come together.

PollyKinsman - 2010-01-07


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-- PollyKinsman - 2010-01-07
  • "In the second half of the summer we are pleased with the Japanese irises received as a result of crossing varieties with wild species collected under Vladivostok. It is the ALTAY, who for many years successfully winters and blooms in St. Petersburg gardens" (N. Alexandrova, Irises of Russia, 2015). -- Main.ruiris - 02 Jan 2019
Topic attachments
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
altay.jpgjpg altay.jpg manage 29 K 15 Jun 2018 - 20:38 Main.TLaurin Photo by Eartheart Gardens
altaydone.jpgjpg altaydone.jpg manage 46 K 07 Jan 2010 - 23:32 Main.siberianirisgardens  
Алтай.JPGJPG Алтай.JPG manage 130 K 26 Feb 2018 - 11:48 Main.ruiris photo by Z. Dolganova
Topic revision: r13 - 02 Jan 2019, ruiris
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