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Iris x norrisii

Botanical Name: Iris x norrisii (added by Anonymous, 19-FEB-07)

Botanical Synonyms:

Pardancanda x norrisii (D. Kramb, 08-NOV-03)

X Pardancanda norrisii (Anonymous, 19-FEB-07)


Hybrid species cross (D. Kramb, 08-NOV-03)

Common Names:

Candy Lily (D. Kramb, 08-NOV-03)

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General Description:

A cross pioneered by Sam Norris of Owensboro, Kentucky, the Candy Lily is a hybrid of Iris dichotoma (syn. Pardanthopsis dichotoma) and Belamcanda chinensis. (D. Kramb, 08-NOV-03)

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Native Range:

Hybrid cross, not a natural species. (D. Kramb, 08-NOV-03)

Status in the Wild:

N/A (D. Kramb, 08-NOV-03)

Commercial Availability:

Common (D. Kramb, 08-NOV-03)

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Additional Comments:

Hybrid of Iris dichotoma and Iris domestica- see entry for Pardancanda for previous nomenclature. (Anonymous, 19-FEB-07)

Where to buy it:

Joe Pye Weed's Garden

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Lazy S's Farm Nursery

Sunlight Gardens

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