Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Talk') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 1994
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1994
Seedling Number: A1-5
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 14 inches (36 cm)
Bloom Season: Very Very Early
Very Early
Early
Early Mid
Mid
Bloom Color Description: Ashes of roses to rose beige, outpouring of rich burgundy half way down falls
Beard Color: Bright tangerine, outer few hairs tipped lavender

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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Scat X 32-B: (Tricks x Yipee)
Child plants: 6 child plants

Scapes and StalksScapes and Stalks
October 19, 2013

Did you know that daylilies bloom on scapes while irises bloom on stalks?

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Something's not right about this by DaisyDo Jul 27, 2019 8:12 AM 48

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