Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'King of Angels') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Monty Byers by Phyllis Dickey
Year Of Registration: 1996
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1996
Seedling Number: F41-2
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 40 inches (102 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Bloom Color Classification: White
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Crystalline white
Beard Color: Yellow, large shaggy horn and flounce
Space Age Beard Appendages: Horns
Flounces

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: D177-1: (Song of Norway x Pronghorn) X Titan's Glory

Photo courtesy of Blue J Iris Used with permission.

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I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
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