Intermediate Bearded Iris (Iris 'Fast Forward') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: J. T. Aitken
Year Of Registration: 2002
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2002
Seedling Number: 96M3
Classification: Intermediate Bearded (IB)
Registered Height: 24 inches (61 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Rebloom
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Bicolor
Bloom Color Description: Soft blue violet standards, base flushed deeper violet; soft yellow falls, hafts washed amber
Beard Color: White, hairs tipped yellow
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2006

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: What Again X 88T11, unknown

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Posted by rebloomnut (cut bank, MT z 3a-4b) on Sep 29, 2011 8:52 PM

Makes a clump in no time and is breathtaking in bloom.

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