Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Electric Elf') in the Irises Database

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Give a thumbs up Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris

Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 1998
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1998
Seedling Number: E45-1
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 12 inches (30 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Bloom Color Classification: Pink
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Pink, bluish cast, faintly lighter and tiny blue chevron around beards
Beard Color: Navy blue violet, tangerine in throat

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: Bee's Knees X B25-1: (Z7-2, Toy Kingdom sibling, x Z24-1, Volts sibling)
Child plants: 2 child plants

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
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