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

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Merle Roberts
Year Of Registration: 1999
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1999
Seedling Number: 1-103A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 32 inches (81 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Gold
Rose
White
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Rose brown standards; honey yellow falls, 1/2" burnt honey brown border, 1" white flash below beards
Beard Color: Orange, base white, yellow at end
Fragrance: Slight
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2001

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: Bogota X Chocolate Marmalade
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
2018 Orders by Dachsylady86 Oct 15, 2019 7:30 PM 1,402
Lindsay's Blooms by Lbsmitty Aug 1, 2017 3:04 AM 511
Show Us your "Dark Top" irises by tveguy3 Dec 23, 2016 5:13 AM 87
Iris of the day by gemini_sage Aug 14, 2019 4:31 AM 1,488
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Show us your Colors - Part 8 by Muddymitts Feb 24, 2015 8:54 AM 191
Show us your iris plantings...... by Paul2032 Oct 20, 2015 11:21 AM 159
Show us your Colors - Part 2 by Muddymitts Feb 22, 2015 10:34 AM 819
waiting for Spring tour of my collection by Misawa77 Apr 24, 2015 1:05 PM 46

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