Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Merry Witch') in the Irises Database

Common names:
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Give a thumbs up Tall Bearded Iris

Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Mabel Framke
Year Of Registration: 1987
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1987
Seedling Number: 80121L
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 38-40 inches (97-102 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Mid Late
Late
Bloom Color Description: White standards; fuchsia rose falls, lilac edge tinted white
Beard Color: White, tipped mustard

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: (((Cimbay x Latin Lover) x Dulcey) x ((Latin Lover x Out Yonder) x (Whole Cloth x Ice 'n' Lime))) X Meredith Hues

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