Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Tawny Mink') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Schreiner
Year Of Registration: 1966
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1966
Seedling Number: R 930-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37 inches (94 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Fluted
Bloom Color Classification: Gold
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Rich golden yellow
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1967
Other: High Commendation: 1965; Judges Choice 1967, 1968

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: L 301-P: (Pretty Quadroon x Inca Chief) X Olympic Torch
Child plants: 4 child plants

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