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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: George Shoop by Keith Keppel
Year Of Registration: 1996
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1997
Seedling Number: 90-7-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37 inches (94 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Purple
White
Flower Patterns: Amoena
Bloom Color Description: Cool white standards fading white; perilla purple falls, paling toward edge and between veins, pallid lavender blue wire rim, , conspicuous circular pattern from hafts to below beards of perilla purple to greenish tan veins on white
Beard Color: Bittersweet orange, base white
Style Arm Color: Cool white, amber white crest flush
Awards: Honorable Mention: 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: Parisian Flight X Condottiere
Child plants: 43 child plants

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