Intermediate Bearded Iris (Iris 'Autumn Frost') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Robert Schreiner
Year Of Registration: 1934
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1934
Classification: Intermediate Bearded (IB)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Rebloom
Bloom Color Classification: White
Flower Patterns: Self
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1936

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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division

Comments:
Posted by KentPfeiffer (Southeast Nebraska - Zone 5b) on Mar 6, 2015 12:22 PM

Although listed in the AIS 1939 Checklist as Tall Bearded Iris, Autumn Frost is considered to be an Intermediate Bearded Iris.

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