Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Gold of Ophir') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Lloyd Austin
Year Of Registration: 1955 for 1956
Seedling Number: Ob-41
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 40 inches (102 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Mid Late
Late
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Yellow
Bloom Color Description: Deep yellow standards; bright yellow falls heavily washed reddish orange

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: Eupogocyclus hybrid X tall bearded (names lost in fire)

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