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Botanical name: Iris sibirica 'Alba'
Other names: Iris sibirica 'Snow Queen', Siberian iris 'Alba', Beardless Siberian iris 'Alba'
Variety or cultivar: 'Alba' _ 'Alba' is an upright herbaceous perennial with narrow, strap-shaped, green leaves and white, beardless flowers with purple veins that bloom in late spring.
Iris sibirica 'Alba' is: Deciduous
Flower: White, Flushed purple in Spring
Foliage: Grey-green, Green in Spring; Grey-green in Summer
Habit: Clump-forming, Erect
Toxicity: Ingestion may cause severe discomfort.
Pruning: Cut back after flowering to keep tidy. . REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Division. REGISTER to read more...
Iris sibirica 'Alba' (Siberian iris 'Alba') will reach a height of 0.85m and a spread of 0.85m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Beds and borders, City, Roof terrace, Wallside and trellises
Cultivation: Plant in any soil that is moist but not waterlogged. Suggested to stake these flower stems before they get too tall.
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|Soil types:||Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)|
|Soil drainage:||Well-drained, Moist but well-drained|
|Soil pH:||Acid, Alkaline, Neutral|
|Light:||Partial Shade, Full Sun|
|Aspect:||South, East, West|
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