Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Horned Rosyred') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Lloyd Austin
Year Of Registration: 1958
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1958
Seedling Number: 548
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 40 inches (102 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Wine
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Pink standards, flushed golden bronze; crimson falls
Beard Color: Yellow, ending in prominent 1/2" - 1" long horn
Space Age Beard Appendages: Horns

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: (JS-M-176B x 638) X Pink Formal
Child plants: 10 child plants

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