Japanese Iris 'Oedo'

Iris ensata var. Oedo

  • Japanese Iris 'Oedo'
  • Japanese Iris 'Oedo'
  • Japanese Iris 'Oedo'
  • Japanese Iris 'Oedo'
  • Flower name
    Japanese Iris 'Oedo'
  • Scientific name
    Iris ensata var. Oedo
  • Alias花菖蒲, ハナショウブ
  • Place of originJapan
  • Place of floweringRiver, pond, Rice paddies
  • Flowering seasonJune

What is Japanese Iris 'Oedo'

Japanese Iris 'Oedo' (scientific name: Iris ensata var. Oedo) is a garden variety of the lodgepole plant Iris, a member of the iris family. It is an Edo type old flower with 3-ei medium-sized flowers. The three outer perianths are wisteria-colored and droop heavily, and the three inner perianths are also wisteria-colored and rise gently. The style arms are wisteria and rise gently as well. The outer perianth is larger and more prominent than the inner perianth, hence the name "3-ei".

Common name: Japanese Iris 'Oedo' or Hanashobu 'Oedo', scientific name: Iris ensata var. Oedo, plant height: 100 cm, outer petiole color: wisteria, inner petiole color: wisteria, flowering season: late June, Edo type (Edo grooup).


  • Order
    Asparagales
  • Family
    Iridaceae
  • Genus
    Iris
  • Species
    I. ensata var. ensata
  • Type of flower
    Radial symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Monopetal inflorescence
  • Petal shape
    Iris-shaped
  • Leaf type
    sword-shaped
  • Edge of the leaf
    All edges
  • Life typePerennial grasses
  • Flower colorsPurple
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height100.0 ~ 100.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower16.0 ~ 16.0 cm

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