Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Second Coming') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Bernice Miller
Year Of Registration: 1978
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1979
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 38 inches (97 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Rebloom
Bloom Color Classification: White
Bloom Color Description: White, pale green centers on both standards and falls
Beard Color: White, tipped lemon

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: (Snow Flurry x (New Snow x Crystal Beauty)) X Celestial Snow

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Iris pictures to get us through in the winter... by evelyninthegarden Jan 19, 2020 9:48 PM 132
I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Dec 12, 2019 12:19 AM 525
Hillside Happenings '19 by Snork Jun 29, 2019 2:47 PM 159
Choose 10 by DaisyDo Sep 10, 2019 10:42 AM 81
White Flower Border by evelyninthegarden May 28, 2019 9:37 PM 39
Nothin' Could Be Finer Than to Be In Carolina - 2019 blooms by Lestv Jan 18, 2020 10:49 PM 779
More Russian Irises-Facebook by Ivan_N_Tx Apr 12, 2019 6:15 PM 64
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Oct 14, 2019 10:04 PM 1,392
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Jan 6, 2020 11:00 PM 2,564
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Dec 27, 2019 8:24 AM 723
Tully Herror by DaisyDo Aug 3, 2018 1:59 PM 25
How many varieties of iris do you grow? by TBMan Aug 22, 2018 9:49 AM 87
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Some realizations about awards by LynNY Jun 30, 2018 5:38 PM 45
Some seedling pictures from 2017 by tveguy3 Apr 18, 2018 3:42 PM 113
"Thrivers" -- 2018 by TBMan Nov 7, 2018 1:09 PM 115
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Looking for a true sky blue iris.... by SherriRaye Sep 14, 2017 3:44 AM 36

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