Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Sweet and Spacey') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Larry Lauer
Year Of Registration: 2003
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2003
Seedling Number: 311-22
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 32 inches (81 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Purple
Wine
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Chrysanthemum crimson standards; plum purple falls, shoulders yellow
Beard Color: Plum purple at end, cadmium orange in throat, plum purple horn
Space Age Beard Appendages: Horns
Style Arm Color: Peach beige
Fragrance: Pronounced
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: 91-231: (86-34: (Brandy x Roselene) x Triple Whammy) X Blowtorch

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