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

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Laure Anfosso
Year Of Registration: 1990
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1990
Seedling Number: L 83 10B
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 33 inches (85 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Mid Late
Late
Bloom Color Description: Bluish white aging pure white
Beard Color: Light orange, blue horn
Space Age Beard Appendages: Horns

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: Beverly Sills X Sky Hooks

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