Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Be My Angel') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 1998
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1998
Seedling Number: E14-1
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 12 inches (30 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Peach
Flower Patterns: Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Soft beige pink standards, slight lilac infusion at base; lighter beige pink falls, slightly deeper 1/8" edge, darker crescent, small white area around beards
Beard Color: Bright lavender at end, tangerine in throat
Style Arm Color: Beige pink, flushed light violet
Fragrance: Slight

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: Celsius X B25-1: (Z7-2, Toy Kingdom sibling, x Z24-1, Volts sibling)
Child plants: one child plant

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July 19, 2014

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Iris pictures to get us through in the winter... by evelyninthegarden Jan 19, 2020 10:45 PM 133
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My Enchanted Garden 2019 by Dachsylady86 Oct 6, 2019 6:56 PM 444
Mid-May at Mid-America by Lestv Jan 14, 2020 8:20 AM 211
I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Dec 12, 2019 12:19 AM 525
Iris visit by Rebekah May 18, 2019 9:10 AM 69
My 2019 Northern Blooms by Lbsmitty Jun 29, 2019 10:06 PM 199
2019 Bloom has started - Daisy's Garden by DaisyDo Jun 7, 2019 7:29 PM 80
I'm...going to take a break. by UndyingLight May 9, 2019 3:21 PM 45
TBs that make a clump quickly! by bluegrassmom Jun 17, 2019 3:11 PM 48
Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 Sep 7, 2019 3:36 PM 543
Would the real Concertina please stand up! by Altheabyanothername Aug 22, 2019 7:43 AM 18
Nothin' Could Be Finer Than to Be In Carolina - 2019 blooms by Lestv Jan 20, 2020 7:41 AM 781
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Dec 20, 2019 10:05 PM 1,061
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Oct 14, 2019 10:04 PM 1,392
Bloom Out Survey and Problem Solving by William May 31, 2019 3:43 AM 42
What white Irises do you have in your garden? by evelyninthegarden Mar 13, 2019 10:52 PM 54
dark blue Iris started to bloom near my work by sangel Feb 12, 2019 7:19 AM 12
Iris atropurpurea in a bloom by sangel Apr 27, 2019 2:31 PM 10

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