Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Wonderful To See') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Frederick Kerr
Year Of Registration: 2000
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2001
Seedling Number: 94005D
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Bicolor
Bloom Color Description: Medium blue violet standards; medium yellow falls, edges lighter
Beard Color: Gold

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: Sea Quest X Arc De Triomphe
Child plants: one child plant

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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West Coast Bloom Season 2019 by ARUBA1334 Jan 18, 2020 9:32 PM 21
2020 Orders by BlueFlagFan Jan 19, 2020 9:35 PM 93
Iris pictures to get us through in the winter... by evelyninthegarden Jan 19, 2020 9:48 PM 132
A couple seedlings to critique by tveguy3 Jan 6, 2020 11:15 PM 147
Mid-America Surplus Sale by cbunny41 Sep 23, 2019 10:47 AM 105
My Enchanted Garden 2019 by Dachsylady86 Oct 6, 2019 6:56 PM 444
Summary of my iris season 2019 by Tienito Jul 18, 2019 1:38 PM 4
Mid-May at Mid-America by Lestv Jan 14, 2020 8:20 AM 211
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I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Dec 12, 2019 12:19 AM 525
Hillside Happenings '19 by Snork Jun 29, 2019 2:47 PM 159
Iris visit by Rebekah May 18, 2019 9:10 AM 69
Hybridizers and Their Iris by urania1 May 25, 2019 7:42 PM 25
2019 Bloom has started - Daisy's Garden by DaisyDo Jun 7, 2019 7:29 PM 80
TBs that make a clump quickly! by bluegrassmom Jun 17, 2019 3:11 PM 48
Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 Sep 7, 2019 3:36 PM 543
Choose 10 by DaisyDo Sep 10, 2019 10:42 AM 81
Iris Blooms-Deep in the Heart of Texas & More by Smyers817 Jul 26, 2019 9:48 PM 74
New here by Jcanty May 4, 2019 9:06 AM 38
Nothin' Could Be Finer Than to Be In Carolina - 2019 blooms by Lestv Jan 18, 2020 10:49 PM 779

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