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■(JI) 'Hekiun'

1992, Ichie

'Hekiun' ( Toyokazu Ichie by Society for Japanese Irises, R. 1992) Sdlg. N-7A. JI (3 Falls), 30" (75 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards blue (RHS 89B) shading to white at center; style arms blue (89B); Falls blue (96A), sharp white lines often forked at endings about 1.25 cm from blue (89B) edge, signal yellow. "Mezame" X "Hekihou". Kamo Nursery, Japan, 1989.

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References:

From AIS Bulletin #301 April 1996 Introducing Hekiun (Blue Cloud) (Ichie 1987). Diploid, 3 falls, M. Beautifully formed 6-1/2" flowers with medium violet-blue standards and falls close to true medium blue enhanced by sharp white lines. The finest Japanese iris with white lines that I have seen. 2 branches. Mezame x Hekih. $30. Eartheart Gardens.
 


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Hekiun.jpgjpg Hekiun.jpg manage 214 K 09 Jul 2013 - 15:56 Main.eclayne Bloom day 2
Hekiun02.JPGJPG Hekiun02.JPG manage 68 K 30 Apr 2014 - 16:55 Main.TLaurin Photo by Ensata Gardens
Hekiun_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg Hekiun_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 70 K 13 Jun 2010 - 23:30 Main.janlauritzen Photo by Chad Harris of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
Hekiun_day1.jpgjpg Hekiun_day1.jpg manage 236 K 09 Jul 2013 - 15:56 Main.eclayne Bloom day 1
IMG_9980-X2_hekiun.jpgjpg IMG_9980-X2_hekiun.jpg manage 226 K 20 Feb 2016 - 06:33 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
hekiun-89-ichie-12-17.jpgjpg hekiun-89-ichie-12-17.jpg manage 181 K 27 Aug 2017 - 06:19 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser, taken at Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
hekiun.jpgjpg hekiun.jpg manage 189 K 15 Jun 2018 - 19:24 Main.TLaurin Photo by Eartheart Gardens
hekiun01.jpgjpg hekiun01.jpg manage 74 K 14 Aug 2014 - 16:01 Main.TLaurin Photo by Draycott Gardens
hekiun02.jpgjpg hekiun02.jpg manage 57 K 07 Mar 2016 - 14:08 Main.TLaurin Photo by Chad Harris of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
hekiun03.JPGJPG hekiun03.JPG manage 967 K 09 Dec 2015 - 03:49 Main.TLaurin Photo by Chad Harris of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
hekiun04.JPGJPG hekiun04.JPG manage 880 K 10 Dec 2017 - 20:36 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
Topic revision: r16 - 21 Dec 2018, Betsy881
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