Miniature Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Aachen Elf') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: L. Kennedy
Year Of Registration: 1984
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1984
Seedling Number: 845-76-1
Classification: Miniature Tall Bearded (MTB)
Registered Height: 20 inches (51 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Bicolor
Bloom Color Description: Yellow standards; lavender falls, edged yellow
Beard Color: Yellow
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1986
Other: Williamson-White Award: 1988

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
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Topsy Turvy X Floridor
Child plants: 3 child plants

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