Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 2002
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2002
Seedling Number: G138-A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Tan
Bloom Color Description: White standards; chartreuse falls, radiating white ray pattern over 3/4 of petal
Beard Color: White, hairs faintly tipped tangerine
Fragrance: Pronounced

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Crazy for You X E88-8 : (Crazy for You x About Town)
Child plants: 5 child plants

Common names
  • Tall Bearded Iris
  • Iris

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Photo by Totally_Amazing
Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij Kraj
Date: 2016-05-10
Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij Kraj
Date: 2016-05-11
Photo by tveguy3
Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij Kraj
Date: 2018-05-15

Date: 2017-06-02
Location: Wonthaggi/North , Victoria, Australia
Date: 2020-11-01
Location: Las Cruces, NM
Date: 2022-04-29
TB Iris Chardonnay and Ice

Date: 2017-05-26
Photo by tveguy3
Photo by tveguy3
Location: Wonthaggi/North , Victoria, Australia
Date: 2020-11-01

Date: 2018-10-29
Location: SunZone 6a
Date: 2013-05-28

Date: 2017-11-01
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