■ (SPEC) 'Japonica Ledger'

1925, Hybridizer

'Japonica Ledger' Section Lophiris, (Evansia), (Brought from the garden of the British Legation in Tokyo to England by Sir Frederick Lugard, introduced 1925, hardier than the type. height 18" (46 cm), white flowers marked with purple, crest orange "crinkled and crisped at the edges of the segments". The most commonly grown form. "Perennial Garden Plants" G.S.Thomas; Wallace 1925. Iris japonica Thunberg.


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I.jpgjpg I.jpg manage 24 K 26 Aug 2013 - 07:20 ColleenModra Ledger's Variety taken in my garden South Australia
Iris-japonica-1.jpgjpg Iris-japonica-1.jpg manage 30 K 24 Sep 2013 - 11:32 BobPries Ken Walker photo
japonicaledger3.jpgjpg japonicaledger3.jpg manage 47 K 22 Jan 2014 - 16:15 Main.TLaurin Photo by Iris of Sissinghurst,UK
Topic revision: r8 - 15 Sep 2016, BobPries
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