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Iberis gibraltarica 'Mount Hood Dusk'

ha: compact
ht: 20-25cm
fc:: bright lilac with paler centers. The species is highly variable
fc: from seed and may include light purple to pink shades.
fc: Thus clonal selections are valuable and quite welcome.
bt: longer blooming season.
d: inflor. 3-4cm wide.
or: 1989 as seedling of species.
in: Mrs. Marton Carter 1992
li: Sieber, J. 1995. New registered cultivars of hardy perennials. Int. Hardy
li: Plant Union. 97.

Iberis saxatilis 'FruhlingsgruB'

ha: cushion form
ht: 10cm
bt: much earlier flowering - early April (Germany)
or: Alfred Weinreich of Floragarten c. 1990 as seedling of species.
in: originator 1997.
li: Sieber, J. 1997. Newly registered cultivars of hardy herbaceous perennials (1996-1997). Int. Hardy Plt. Union 1996-97 Yearbook: 82.

Iberis sempervirens 'Alexander's White'

ht: 8 in.
fq: very floriferous.
ch: 6
rai: Kurt Bluemel (1999 Catalog: 33) calls it the "best iberis on market".

Iberis sempervirens 'Bluemount Snow'

ht: 12 in.
fq: floriferous.

Iberis sempervirens 'Climax'

ht: 30cm
ha: dense and shrub-like.
gr: more vigorous than species typical
lu: with density and vigor it is recommended as an edging plant.
bt: longer blooming period.

Iberis sempervirens 'Findel'

ht: 20cm
lt: blades thicker
fq: flowers very abundant
ch: more cold hardy
so:
Blue Haven Nursery

Iberis sempervirens 'Fischbeck'

ht: 15cm
ha: reliably cascading over walls.
ind: inflor. larger than species typical
or: GroBmann before 1985.
in: Junge 1985
li: Sieber, J. 1997. Newly registered cultivars of hardy herbaceous perennials (1996-1997). Int. Hardy Plt. Union 1996-97 Yearbook: 83.

Iberis sempervirens 'Grietje'

ht: 10-15 cm
ha: low, carpeting form
or: Alfred Weinrich as seedling of 'Zwergschneeflocke' ('Dwarf Snowflake')
rai: considered by the originator as an improvement over 'Dwarf Snowflake'
li: Sieber, J. 1997. Newly registered cultivars of hardy herbaceous perennials (1996-1997). Int. Hardy Plt. Union 1996-97 Yearbook: 83.

Iberis sempervirens 'Majestic'

ht: 45cm tall x 60cm wide
fld: inflor. heads to 5cm wide - larger than typical
lc: dark green
prop: self seeds
source, photo:
Plant Growers Australia

Iberis sempervirens 'Winterzauber' ('Winter Magic')

ht: 20-20cm
bt: very early - March - late winter if you will.
lu: can be interplanted with later flowering cultivars for longest floral display.


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