Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Memory Song') in the Irises Database

Common names:
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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Opal Brown
Year Of Registration: 1988
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1989
Seedling Number: 82-3820
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 31 inches (79 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Bloom Color Description: Brick red, falls edged slightly lighter
Beard Color: Red

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: Far Corners X 77-2C1: (Electrabrite x (Instant Charm x Schiaparelli))
Child plants: one child plant

Discussion Threads about this plant
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2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
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Most Wanted - photos of your Very Favorite One by janwax Jan 7, 2015 10:19 PM 656
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Rhizomes arrived - very pleased by janwax Apr 9, 2017 7:45 AM 624

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