Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Perfect Pout') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Tom Burseen
Year Of Registration: 1997
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1998
Seedling Number: 93-374E
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Peach
Pink
Purple
Flower Patterns: Line and Speckles
Bloom Color Description: Light orient pink standards; light orange falls, washed light brick red, purple striations on shoulders
Beard Color: Salmon orange
Style Arm Color: Light orient pink
Fragrance: 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 9b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: 91-297: ((Edna's Wish x Rosecraft) x (Iris Irene x Classic Capers)) X Orange Blotter

Photo courtesy of Blue J Iris. Used with permission.

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