Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'War Lord') 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): 1968
Seedling Number: W 387-c
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (86 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Wine
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Mahogany red, copper cast
Beard Color: Brownish red
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1969
Award of Merit: 1971
Other: High Commendation: 1967; Judges Choice: 1969

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: Fire Magic X Gypsy Jewels
Child plants: 52 child plants

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Something's not right about this by DaisyDo Jul 27, 2019 8:12 AM 48
favorite iris by irisarian Jul 1, 2019 1:14 AM 24
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Oct 14, 2019 10:04 PM 1,392
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
poor form in standards becoming a trend? by DaisyDo Feb 25, 2019 11:54 AM 99
Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Jan 23, 2020 1:28 PM 462
"Goners" 2018 by William Oct 19, 2018 6:44 PM 590
My Enchanted Garden by Dachsylady86 Jan 30, 2018 5:14 PM 959
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
Rebloomers by bluegrassmom Dec 7, 2016 11:50 AM 138
Superstition 2017 Introductions!!!!!!! by Misawa77 Aug 19, 2016 7:31 AM 110
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
A New Bloom Season starts! by tveguy3 Jun 28, 2016 2:20 PM 310
What Keppel Irises do you currently have in your Garden? by tveguy3 Feb 27, 2016 11:27 AM 132
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
The Sutton bed by arilbred Feb 13, 2016 9:33 AM 1
Irises you got for the name and why. by tveguy3 Sep 2, 2019 9:40 PM 226
Superstition Iris Garden's 2016 Introductions by Misawa77 Dec 6, 2016 10:10 AM 276

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