Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Deborah Dances') in the Irises Database

Common names:
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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Bernice Miller by O. D. Niswonger
Year Of Registration: 2001
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (86 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Rebloom
Bloom Color Classification: Yellow
Flower Patterns: Reverse Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Yellow, falls with lighter central area
Beard Color: Yellow

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: Parentage unknown

An image of Deborah Dances - Foliage

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Plant Events from our members
UndyingLight On August 16, 2018 Obtained plant
Planted August 16th from a purchase from Winterberry Iris Gardens.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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TBs that make a clump quickly! by bluegrassmom Jun 17, 2019 3:11 PM 48
How many bearded irises are you growing? by hippie Jun 17, 2019 5:24 AM 83
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Jun 20, 2019 7:32 AM 1,923
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Jun 17, 2019 11:35 PM 603
poor form in standards becoming a trend? by DaisyDo Feb 25, 2019 11:54 AM 99
2018 Irises - Purchased and gifted alike! by UndyingLight Aug 20, 2018 8:55 PM 14
Iris Identification - Hi, I'm new here by UndyingLight Aug 25, 2018 12:09 PM 22
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Yellow TB Iris by urania1 Mar 27, 2019 2:36 PM 25
You really must grow....(recommend your favourites and why) by cwwilson3 Aug 30, 2018 5:44 AM 53
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Mar 17, 2019 3:34 PM 1,719
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
What is your weather today in your iris garden? by evelyninthegarden Jun 13, 2019 8:19 PM 2,538
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Jun 15, 2019 7:48 PM 16,746
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Jun 16, 2019 8:34 PM 17,403
Seeking Bernice Miller Iris Introductions by Gerie Sep 8, 2017 10:00 PM 153

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