Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Super Star') in the Irises Database

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Give a thumbs up Tall Bearded Iris

Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Schreiner by Marx Gardens, Selector
Year Of Registration: 1969
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1968
Seedling Number: 867-A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 42 inches (107 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Orchid
Copper/Brown
Rose
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Old rose standards, hint of brown; rosy orchid falls, nut brown border

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: Amethyst Flame X (Cordolon x (Harriet Thoreau x 3-46))

Discussion Threads about this plant
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West Coast Bloom Season 2019 by ARUBA1334 Jan 20, 2020 2:24 PM 25
Close Encounters in the Garden by janwax Jan 14, 2020 10:54 PM 44
Iris pictures to get us through in the winter... by evelyninthegarden Jan 20, 2020 2:30 PM 135
favorite iris by irisarian Jul 1, 2019 1:14 AM 24
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
Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 Sep 7, 2019 3:36 PM 543
New vendor by BlueFlagFan Apr 9, 2019 7:45 AM 48
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Dec 20, 2019 10:05 PM 1,061
What Historics are you growing/best growers? by UndyingLight Aug 29, 2019 8:38 PM 121
Overrated/Underrated Irises by UndyingLight Jun 19, 2019 8:29 AM 66
How many of Joseph Ghio's irises do you have? by janwax Mar 22, 2019 9:00 PM 88
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Jan 6, 2020 11:00 PM 2,564
Superstition Iris Gardens 2019 Introductions by lovemyhouse Dec 30, 2018 11:28 AM 82
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Dec 27, 2019 8:24 AM 723
Mid-America Clearance Sale by Dachsylady86 Sep 29, 2018 5:05 PM 80
2018 Irises - Purchased and gifted alike! by UndyingLight Aug 20, 2018 8:55 PM 14
Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Jan 19, 2020 5:07 PM 461

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