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Give a thumbs up Tall Bearded Iris

Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Keith Keppel
Year Of Registration: 1982
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1983
Seedling Number: 76-16A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 40 inches (102 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Peach
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Creamy golden orange, very faint pinkish glow in standards
Beard Color: Flame to cadmium orange
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1985

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: 72-5B: ((((Frances Kent x Mary Randall) x (60-183-Q: Sexton 60 x Golden Gene)) x (Denver Mint x 60-183-0)) x (Radiant Light x (((Golden Gleam x Hallmark) x (Sexton 60: Gail x Techny Chimes)) x 60-183A)))) X Mandolin
Child plants: 33 child plants

Discussion Threads about this plant
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My first red seedling by TBMan Mar 16, 2018 9:08 PM 68
2016 Society for Louisiana Iris Convention by coboro Jun 23, 2016 5:47 AM 28

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