Border Bearded Iris (Iris 'Sopra il Vulcano') in the Irises Database

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Iris
Give a thumbs up Border Bearded Iris

Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Augusto Bianco
Year Of Registration: 1998
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1998
Seedling Number: 390-A
Classification: Border Bearded (BB)
Registered Height: 27 inches (69 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Tan
Copper/Brown
Rose
Wine
Bloom Color Description: Blended rose, buff and copper standards; red wine falls, border slightly lighter, distinct white striations on shoulders and around beards
Beard Color: Smoky carrot
Style Arm Color: Blended rose, buff and coppe
Fragrance: Slight
Spicy

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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Love Chant X (Sunrise Sunset x Shenanigan)
Child plants: 4 child plants

Image

Photo gallery:
Location: Superstition Iris Gardens - Cathey's Valley, CADate: April 18, 2015
By Moiris
Give a thumbs up
Date: 2015-02-11
By MargieNY
Give a thumbs up
Location: New ZealandDate: 2014-11-22
By LynDC
Give a thumbs up
Location: New ZealandDate: 2014-11-11
By LynDC
Give a thumbs up
Date: 2018-04-30
By hemeroca7
Give a thumbs up
Date: 2015-02-11
By MargieNY
Give a thumbs up
Date: 2015-02-11
By MargieNY
Give a thumbs up

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Picture by Rik94 May 14, 2017 9:20 AM 5
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Dec 20, 2019 10:05 PM 1,061
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Iris germanica by Rik94 Jun 14, 2019 5:37 PM 185
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
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
Looking for these Iris by LynnG Aug 30, 2015 5:23 PM 14
what irises do you want? by creativeclover Jul 27, 2015 10:24 AM 107
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Jan 20, 2020 9:29 PM 17,607
Show Us Your Blooms - Spring 2015 - Part 1 by Moiris Nov 23, 2015 9:29 AM 2,013
Show us your Colors - Part 8 by Muddymitts Feb 24, 2015 8:54 AM 191
Iris by the Alphabet - Part 3 by Muddymitts Jan 31, 2015 9:52 AM 377
What are your 10 favorite iris for the 2014 season...... by Paul2032 Jun 16, 2014 12:31 PM 81

« Add a new plant to the database

» Search the Irises Database: by characteristics or by cultivar name

« See the general plant entry for Irises (Iris)

« Visit the Irises forum

« The Irises Database Front Page

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by greenappleagnes and is called "Kwanza and Yoshino"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.