Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Wild River') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Schreiner
Year Of Registration: 1967
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1967
Seedling Number: T 758-3
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Light blue
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Very light pure blue

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: R 534-A: (((M1006-2: (J 240-B: (Pierre Menard x (Blue Rhythm x Chivalry)) x K 599-B: (G 183-2: (Distance x Sylvia Murray) x Jane Phillips x Blue Valley)) x Harbor Blue))) X Galilee

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Do you have some favorite iris photos to share? by janwax Jun 27, 2019 3:45 PM 21
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Oct 14, 2019 10:04 PM 1,392
Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Jan 23, 2020 1:28 PM 462
Bloom 2018 by arilbred May 23, 2018 5:34 AM 80
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
The "Chisholm Trail " and the "Cow Town Capers" by tveguy3 Feb 27, 2019 2:46 PM 158
Song Title Irises by Garden10 May 19, 2017 9:22 PM 33
Jan's Rustic Garden by janwax Jan 24, 2020 8:53 PM 2,200
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
Your best performing irises for 2016 are?? by bluegrassmom Aug 25, 2016 2:04 AM 55
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
What have you ordered so far for the year by creativeclover Oct 6, 2017 5:07 AM 117
A new Wish list for 2016 by janwax May 20, 2016 11:36 AM 574
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Jan 23, 2020 4:09 PM 17,619
Final Sale for Snowpeak Iris before compost by lovemyhouse Mar 13, 2015 12:08 PM 15
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Jan 22, 2020 11:02 AM 18,236
Lost Cultivars by Misawa77 Sep 13, 2014 6:45 AM 38
Selling Due To Health by sassafrass Jul 3, 2014 7:22 AM 31

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