Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Snow-in-Summer') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Libby Cross
Year Of Registration: 1993
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1994
Seedling Number: 90-A-2
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 30 inches (76 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Rebloom
Bloom Color Classification: White
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: White
Beard Color: Gold
Fragrance: Slight
Sweet

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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Immortality X unknown

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Disappearing Iris by Cinta Jun 30, 2019 6:16 PM 23
ugh I've got an out-of-season itch to purchase irises lol! by Rebekah Apr 29, 2019 2:11 PM 19
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Jan 25, 2020 2:06 AM 1,065
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
How many of Joseph Ghio's irises do you have? by janwax Mar 22, 2019 9:00 PM 88
How about the little ones? by janwax May 22, 2019 6:51 PM 315
dark blue Iris started to bloom near my work by sangel Feb 12, 2019 7:19 AM 12
What are your top ten irises from 2018? by evelyninthegarden May 5, 2019 8:28 PM 246
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Jan 6, 2020 11:00 PM 2,564
The Best for Less by Polymerous Jan 2, 2019 3:45 PM 14
Regeliocyclus iris by evelyninthegarden Dec 20, 2018 11:10 PM 17
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
Bearded Iris for the sub tropics!! by bron Oct 7, 2018 3:49 PM 18
Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Jan 23, 2020 1:28 PM 462
Best bets for a newbie, zone 5B by Keysfins Aug 19, 2018 3:43 PM 40
Sooo hot ........... :crying: by TBMan Aug 1, 2018 4:34 AM 79
Some Color comes to Wisconsin! by tveguy3 Jul 18, 2018 9:08 AM 686
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Mar 17, 2019 3:34 PM 1,719

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