Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'New Beginning') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Jim Hedgecock
Year Of Registration: 1990
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1991
Seedling Number: C-83-10-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 30 inches (76 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Peach
White
Flower Patterns: Amoena
Bloom Color Description: White standards; peach pink falls
Beard Color: Reddish pink

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: Java Charm X Little Susie

Discussion Threads about this plant
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2020 Orders by BlueFlagFan Jan 17, 2020 3:11 PM 73
Season 2020 by shizen Jan 16, 2020 8:45 PM 42
What are your iris plans for the New Year? by Polymerous Jan 8, 2020 6:16 PM 16
Mid-America Surplus Sale by cbunny41 Sep 23, 2019 10:47 AM 105
I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Dec 12, 2019 12:19 AM 525
Hillside Happenings '19 by Snork Jun 29, 2019 2:47 PM 159
Nothin' Could Be Finer Than to Be In Carolina - 2019 blooms by Lestv Jan 15, 2020 10:39 PM 777
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Dec 20, 2019 10:05 PM 1,061
Bloom Out Survey and Problem Solving by William May 31, 2019 3:43 AM 42
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Jan 6, 2020 11:00 PM 2,564
Sutton Introductions 2019 by lovemyhouse Jul 4, 2019 5:04 AM 213
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Dec 27, 2019 8:24 AM 723
Mid-America Clearance Sale by Dachsylady86 Sep 29, 2018 5:05 PM 80
Early Bloom season by javaMom Aug 30, 2018 1:47 PM 50
Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Dec 5, 2019 9:46 PM 455
Ack! My iris has fungal crown rot - what do I do? by AndreaD Aug 10, 2018 6:23 PM 23
How many varieties of iris do you grow? by TBMan Aug 22, 2018 9:49 AM 87
2018 iris wish list by creativeclover Oct 5, 2018 9:37 PM 20
My Enchanted Garden 2018 by Dachsylady86 Mar 28, 2019 7:04 PM 716

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