- Flower nameJapanese Iris Shichifukujin
- Scientific nameIris ensata var. Shichifukujin
- Alias花菖蒲, ハナショウブ, 七福神, シチフクジン, Shichifukujin, Iris ensata
- Place of originJapan
- Place of floweringRice paddies
- Flowering seasonJune
What is Japanese Iris Shichifukujin
Japanese Iris Shichifukujin (scientific name: Iris ensata var. Shichifukujin) is a horticultural variety of Iris, a dwelling plant of the Iris family Iridaceae.. It produces a medium-sized flower with a reddish-purple background and white streaks. The outer perianth is reddish purple with white streaks and slightly drooping. The three inner perianths are also reddish purple with white veins, and the style arm is white. The outer perianth is larger and more conspicuous than the inner perianth, hence the name "3ei".
Common name: IJapanese Iris var. Shichifukujin, scientific name: Iris ensata var. Shichifukujin, plant height: cm, color of outer raceme: reddish purple with white streaks, color of inner raceme: reddish purple with white veins, flowering season: June, Edo group.