Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Peking Dancer') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 1985
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1985
Seedling Number: N100-3
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 32 inches (81 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Green
Silver/Grey
Flower Patterns: Bicolor
Bloom Color Description: Oyster white standards, chartreuse midrib; charteuse falls overlaid light olive green, browner overlay at hafts
Beard Color: Gold

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: (Snow Peach x Outer Limits) X Chimbolam

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Location: Durham, NCDate: May, 2015
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Location: My Garden in Janesville, WIDate: 2014-06-03
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Location: My Garden in Janesville, WIDate: 2014-06-03
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Location: My Garden in Janesville, WIDate: 2014-06-03
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Location: Durham, NCDate: May, 2015
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Jan's Rustic Garden by janwax Apr 18, 2019 7:28 PM 1,736
Iris Guessing Game Two by Lestv Feb 4, 2017 4:00 PM 212
Bloom Season 2016 - Part 2 by Lestv Jan 21, 2019 9:53 PM 1,323
It's a Dead Heat for 2016! by tveguy3 Aug 18, 2016 4:23 PM 501
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
The Blyth bed by arilbred Aug 23, 2017 5:56 AM 46
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
how does one get into trading on here by irisfirefighter Apr 25, 2018 6:14 PM 110
It's The Most Wonderful Time Of the Year! by Lestv Sep 21, 2015 8:23 PM 555
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Apr 19, 2019 4:16 AM 16,199
Show us your Colors - Part 11 by Muddymitts Feb 28, 2015 7:40 AM 162
Show us your Colors -- Part 3 by Muddymitts Feb 18, 2015 10:01 PM 700
Show us your Colors................... by Muddymitts Feb 14, 2015 8:21 AM 1,821
What Blyth Irises do you have? Which ones do you still want? by tveguy3 Jan 12, 2015 6:00 PM 384
What's on your iris wish list? by janwax Jul 22, 2014 4:48 PM 85
Rhizomes arrived - very pleased by janwax Apr 9, 2017 7:45 AM 624
iris trades by janwax Jun 5, 2014 2:01 PM 1
Hallelujah Brother! by tveguy3 Aug 10, 2014 9:09 PM 933
Hanover Bloom 2014 - Better late than never! by Misawa77 Dec 14, 2014 7:45 PM 1,112
Orange and yellow seem like nice colors for irises by tveguy3 Apr 23, 2014 11:16 AM 321

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