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Give a thumbs up Miniature Tall Bearded Iris

Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Kenneth Fisher
Year Of Registration: 1992
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1993
Seedling Number: 89-1
Classification: Miniature Tall Bearded (MTB)
Registered Height: 20 inches (51 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
White
Bloom Color Description: White standards; white falls, violet spray pattern
Beard Color: Cream
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1997
Award of Merit: 1999

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
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: 2M: (unknown sdlg x 79-2: (Amethyst Sunset x Buenita)) X TC4: (Pink Kewpie x Puppy Love)
Child plants: one child plant

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Tall bearded Iris record by Martiehug123 Dec 17, 2020 1:31 AM 48
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Show us your Colors................... by Muddymitts Dec 15, 2020 8:15 PM 1,828
Hanover Bloom 2014 - Better late than never! by Misawa77 Dec 14, 2014 7:45 PM 1,112
Hanover Blooms by Misawa77 Aug 3, 2013 5:30 PM 194
Some pics from 2012 by Misawa77 Jan 7, 2013 8:14 AM 60

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