Japanese Iris (Iris ensata 'Beyond Chance') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Donald Delmez
Year Of Registration: 2000
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2001
Seedling Number: SBOST
Classification: Japanese (Ensata)
Registered Height: 39 inches (99 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Bloom Color Classification: Orchid
Bloom Color Description: Orchid standards, veined darker; blue falls, darker blue orchid veining, darker halo around yellow green signal
Style Arm Color: Blue, underlaid orchid
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2006
Award of Merit: 2010

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Wet Mesic
Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Pollinators: Various insects
Parentage: Haru-no-Umi X Momojido

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Location: Washington 8b
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