Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Acceleration') in the Irises Database

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Give a thumbs up Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris

Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Jack Boushay
Year Of Registration: 1983
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1983
Seedling Number: 76-P-3
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 11.5 inches (29 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Description: Maroon standards, yellow brown blended into edge; lighter maroon falls, more yellow brown blending
Beard Color: Yellow, tipped blue
Fragrance: Pronounced
Spicy

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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: 74-AP-2: ((M 1390-9 x Love Note) x Knockout) X 72-A-5: (Kentucky Bluegrass x Gingerbread Man)

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