Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Maple Treat') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Opal Brown
Year Of Registration: 1995
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1995
Seedling Number: 91-8E4
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 28 inches (71 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Flower Patterns: Reverse Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Medium brown standards; lighter brown falls, paler below beard
Beard Color: Deep gold
Style Arm Color: Medium brown

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: Caliph X Indian Caper

Photo courtesy of Blue J Iris. Used with permission.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Jan 19, 2020 5:07 PM 461
I'm REALLY looking forward to this one!... by janwax Nov 21, 2018 10:00 PM 1,064
2018 Orders by Dachsylady86 Oct 15, 2019 7:30 PM 1,402
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
Iris of the day by gemini_sage Aug 14, 2019 4:31 AM 1,488
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Jan 22, 2020 10:19 PM 17,616
Blooming Over The Past Week by Betja Apr 15, 2012 2:18 PM 21

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