Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Amarillo Ruffles') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Robert Jeffries
Year Of Registration: 1986
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1988
Seedling Number: J79-4-C
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Very Very Early
Very Early
Early
Early Mid
Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Yellow
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Mimosa yellow
Beard Color: Orange

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: Spirit of Memphis X J69-5-A: (((Lula Marguerite x (Melodrama x pink sdlg.)) x ((Melodrama x pink sdlg.) x Kachina Doll)) x (Idaho Cream x ((Melodrama x pink sdlg.) x Kachina Doll)))

Photo courtesy of Blue J Iris Used with permission.

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Bloom Season 2016 - Part 2 by Lestv Jan 21, 2019 9:53 PM 1,323

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