'Shakkyo' ( Yoshiteru Yoshida by Society for Japanese Irises, R. 1997) JI (6 Falls), 32" (80 cm), Early midseason bloom. Red violet, greenish yellow signals; style arms red violet; drooping form. Parentage unknown. Introduced in Japan prior to 1901.
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