Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Goldkist') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Paul Black
Year Of Registration: 1993
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1993
Seedling Number: 89162A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Gold
Purple
White
Flower Patterns: Line and Speckles
Bloom Color Description: White standards; white falls, 3/4" wide yellow gold hafts, purple striations between haft edge and beard
Beard Color: Bright yellow gold
Style Arm Color: White with slight gold tips
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1995
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 9b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: 85150A: ((Coffee House x Hombre) x (Old Flame x Instant Charm)) X 8774A: (Porcelain Ballet x ((Amigo's Guitar x Gaulter 68-593: (Laurie x San Leandro)) x Entourage))
Child plants: 67 child plants

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Location: Durham, NCDate: 2016-05-11
By Lestv
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Location: my zone 5 gardenDate: 2017-05-30Another beauty.
By ljb5966
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Location: Las Cruces, NMDate: 2017-04-24Tall Bearded Iris Goldkist
By GreenIris
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Location: VirginiaDate: 2012-05-01
By Shannon
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Location: VirginiaDate: 2012-05-01
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Location: my zone 5 gardenDate: 2016-05-30I have had this one for at least 2 years and I thought it died, b
By ljb5966
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Location: Las Cruces, NMDate: 2017-04-24Tall Bearded Iris Goldkist
By GreenIris
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Photo courtesy of Iris City Gardens
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