Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Texas Glory') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Hooker Nichols
Year Of Registration: 1989
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1994
Seedling Number: 8723C
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Mid Late
Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Laced
Bloom Color Classification: Gold
Wine
Flower Patterns: Variegata
Bloom Color Description: Gold standards, touched peach maroon at base of midrib; maroon falls, gold edge
Beard Color: Orange yellow
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1996

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
Parentage: 83111 M: (Careless Rapture x In Tempo) X Sorceress
Child plants: 3 child plants

Photo courtesy of Blue J Iris. Used with permission.

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