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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Eva Faught
Year Of Registration: 1948
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1948
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Light blue
Flower Patterns: Self
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1949
Award of Merit: 1951

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: 4E 1: (Purissima x B 31: (Purissima x Santa Barbara)) X (B 31 x Santa Clara)
Child plants: 67 child plants


Photo gallery:
Location: Cisco, Tx Date: 2021-05-04
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Location: Stoneham MADate: May 25, 2021
By Zoia
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Location: Stoneham MADate: May 25,  2021
By Zoia
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Location: north central TexasDate: 2003-04-28
By needrain
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Best Blue (Closest To True Blue) Iris by jmcbackyarddigger Apr 7, 2020 11:30 PM 36
Wanted: these hard to find irises by BlueFlagFan Sep 8, 2020 8:53 PM 415

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