Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Legends of Fall') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: George Sutton
Year Of Registration: 1998
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1999
Seedling Number: G-37
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Rebloom
Rebloom by Zone: Known To Rebloom Zone 8: 10° to 20°
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
Flower Patterns: Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Violet purple standards blended darker; white falls, allover violet purple wash
Beard Color: Violet purple, hairs tipped bronze
Style Arm Color: Violet purple
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 9b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Titan's Glory X Violet Classic

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Location: God's Garden - Atwater CADate: May 2014
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Location: God's Garden - Atwater CADate: May 2014
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Location: God's Garden - Atwater CADate: May 2014
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Show us your Colors................... by Muddymitts Feb 14, 2015 8:21 AM 1,821
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Feb 18, 2019 5:12 PM 16,828
What Sutton irises do you have and want? by tveguy3 Feb 2, 2015 8:07 AM 91

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