Miniature Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Pretty Quirky') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Ann Probst
Year Of Registration: 1991
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1992
Seedling Number: 9-27-49
Classification: Miniature Tall Bearded (MTB)
Registered Height: 24 inches (61 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Bicolor
Bloom Color Description: Yellow standards; violet falls veined darker around hafts
Beard Color: Yellow, tipped white
Fragrance: Slight
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1995
Award of Merit: 1997
Williamson-White Medal: 1999

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: Quirk X --- probably Amethyst Sunset
Child plants: 7 child plants

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