Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Willow') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Jim Hedgecock
Year Of Registration: 1998
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1999
Seedling Number: F-37-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Bloom Color Description: Creamy mustard yellow, lighter area by beards
Beard Color: Bright yellow
Fragrance: Pronounced
Sweet

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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Midnight Serenade X Swazi Princess

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