Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Journey') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Betty Wilkerson
Year Of Registration: 1996
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1996
Seedling Number: F30-CoBr
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 38 inches (97 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Bloom Color Classification: Wine
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Red
Beard Color: Deep old gold

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Her Royal Highness X Inferno
Child plants: one child plant


Stop and Smell the IrisStop and Smell the Iris
By bennysplace, May 15, 2015

My ongoing love affair with the iris began when I worked for a small bank in what was once a small town. There was a separate building called the annex, where I would go to fix the staff's computers. One spring my stroll was rewarded with something magical.

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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2012-05-08
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