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■ (SPEC) 'Kamayama'

1968, Witt

'Kamayama' This cultivar was obtained from Japan in 1968 by Jean Witt and has not received a properly registered name. It is 36" (91 cm) tall, a vigorous rich violet and is probably an example of Iris sanguinea variety violacea Makino. Iris sanguinea Hornem ex Donn.

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Awaiting original catalog description
Flora of Japan, 1965 notes "Var. violacea Makino. I. kamayama Makino 'Kamayama-Shobu'. Leaves narrower and firmer, slightly tortuous, deeper green; flowers deep violet, the inner perianth-segments slightly longer. Said to have been introduced from Korea and sometimes to be planted in our area."

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-- Main.RPries - 2010-04-15
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
IsanguineaKamayama01.jpgjpg IsanguineaKamayama01.jpg manage 60 K 25 Nov 2013 - 20:07 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sans Souci Nursery
Kamayama03.jpgjpg Kamayama03.jpg manage 286 K 12 Jan 2017 - 03:50 Main.TLaurin Photo by Homestead Farms Nursery
Kamayama1.jpgjpg Kamayama1.jpg manage 30 K 15 Jun 2016 - 18:42 Main.TLaurin Photo by Tranquil Lake Nursery
kamayama01.jpgjpg kamayama01.jpg manage 64 K 17 Jul 2015 - 14:02 Main.TLaurin Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
kamayama02.jpgjpg kamayama02.jpg manage 86 K 17 Jul 2015 - 14:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
kamayama1.jpgjpg kamayama1.jpg manage 196 K 07 Jul 2019 - 21:37 Main.TLaurin Photo by Eleanor Hutchison, near Winnipeg, Manitoba,Canada,Z3
kamayama10.JPGJPG kamayama10.JPG manage 214 K 20 Jun 2023 - 02:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Eleanor Hutchison-Manitoba-Canada
Topic revision: r14 - 20 Jun 2023, TLaurin
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