Iris-like species from South America, where it grows along streambanks – preferring rich moist soil. I've found no indication as to hardiness. The flowers feature narrow curvy petals with some speckling. The plants I had started in spring put up a few blooms by early October of that same year.
This plant used to grow in our garden, but it slipped away...
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- Seed from NARGS '11/'12 exchange. Baggy 70F (56%G, 8-14d)
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October 08, 2012