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Give a thumbs up Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris

Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: John Weiler
Year Of Registration: 1989
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1989
Seedling Number: 85-32-3
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 8.5 inches (20 cm)
Bloom Season: Very Early
Early
Early Mid
Mid
Mid Late
Late
Rebloom
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
White
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: White standards, narrowly bordered blue violet; white falls, a few blue violet toward tip and heavier near hafts
Beard Color: Cream
Fragrance: Slight
Sweet

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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Amphidiploid
Parentage: 82-23-1: (Twink x Third Charm) X Muchacha
Child plants: one child plant

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Packer land posies! by tveguy3 Jul 21, 2021 10:12 AM 403
My Enchanted Garden 2019 by Dachsylady86 Oct 6, 2019 6:56 PM 444
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Superstition Gardens May 7, 2017 by Moiris May 14, 2017 10:43 AM 54
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
Roll call 2016 by Cuzz4short Jun 28, 2019 2:47 PM 553
Best Black Iris by bluegrassmom Jun 4, 2020 11:48 AM 35
What do you want to get done in the garden before fall/winter by creativeclover Jul 24, 2015 9:04 AM 33
Blooming in Kentucky - 2015 by Muddymitts May 29, 2016 3:59 AM 367
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Jul 25, 2021 9:17 AM 20,684
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Jul 19, 2021 3:23 PM 19,597
Some of your favorite Purple or Violet irises by tveguy3 May 3, 2014 4:51 PM 365
Early Blooming Iris by springcolor Apr 10, 2012 5:18 PM 267

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