Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Urban Star') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Joseph Stien
Year Of Registration: 1996
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1998
Seedling Number: S92-3-1
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 10 inches (25 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Bloom Color Classification: Wine
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Variegata
Bloom Color Description: Pale yellow standards, midrib greyed yellow; champagne falls, large wine red thumbprint, feathered edges changing to brass yellow at hafts
Beard Color: White, hairs tipped orange in throat
Style Arm Color: Pale yellow
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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Aqua Star X Urban Cowboy

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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My Enchanted Garden 2019 by Dachsylady86 Oct 6, 2019 6:56 PM 444
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Oct 14, 2019 10:04 PM 1,392
How about the little ones? by janwax May 22, 2019 6:51 PM 315
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
My Enchanted Garden 2018 by Dachsylady86 Mar 28, 2019 7:04 PM 716
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
Jan's Rustic Garden by janwax Jan 24, 2020 11:02 PM 2,204
My Enchanted Garden by Dachsylady86 Jan 30, 2018 5:14 PM 959
Bonnie's Bloomers 2017 by grannysgarden May 15, 2017 8:13 PM 978
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Roll call 2016 by Cuzz4short Jun 28, 2019 2:47 PM 553
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Are your Iris beds JUST Iris beds ? by AlanJ Apr 15, 2016 8:47 PM 18
SUPER FREAK - Chimeras and other oddities by enidcandles Dec 21, 2017 1:16 PM 227
Bonnie's Bloomers ~ 2016 by grannysgarden Oct 9, 2016 1:00 AM 731
OK guys it's Fess Up time! by tveguy3 Dec 22, 2017 2:10 PM 801
Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris ID by HamiltonSquare Mar 27, 2016 9:31 PM 20
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
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