Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Hey Dreamer') in the Irises Database

Common names:
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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: Z39-2
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Lavender
Violet
White
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: White standards washed blue lilac, midrib slightly deeper; white falls, 1" bishops violet plicata edge deepening at hafts, deeper line below insignificant beards
Beard Color: Lemon and white
Fragrance: Slight
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: He Man X Snowbrook
Child plants: 3 child plants

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Mar 17, 2019 3:34 PM 1,719
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
My Enchanted Garden by Dachsylady86 Jan 30, 2018 5:14 PM 959
Carolina Iris season 2017 - Let the blooms begin! by Lestv Feb 2, 2018 10:00 PM 1,503
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
It's a Dead Heat for 2016! by tveguy3 Aug 18, 2016 4:23 PM 501
Let's see your 2016 MTB's, Intermediates and Border Bearded! by Lestv Jul 31, 2016 6:53 PM 241
What Burseen Irises do you currently have in your Garden? by Misawa77 Apr 9, 2019 7:28 PM 196
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
Help ID dwarf iris by Lilydaydreamer Apr 28, 2015 2:09 PM 18
It's The Most Wonderful Time Of the Year! by Lestv Sep 21, 2015 8:23 PM 555
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Jan 23, 2020 4:09 PM 17,619
Show us your iris plantings...... by Paul2032 Oct 20, 2015 11:21 AM 159
What Blyth Irises do you have? Which ones do you still want? by tveguy3 Jan 12, 2015 6:00 PM 384
What Keppel irises do you have, and what did you add this year? by tveguy3 Mar 4, 2019 12:59 PM 382
Beards! by Henhouse May 28, 2016 6:30 PM 191
Final Tallies! by tveguy3 Nov 2, 2014 8:24 PM 1,182
new iris by arilbred Oct 7, 2013 9:09 AM 53

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