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

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Louisiana Irises 2021, Photos, care & advice by hampartsum Apr 24, 2021 11:32 AM 7
Carolina Dreams, 2021 by Lestv May 16, 2021 6:41 PM 205
Oklahoma blooms by Rebekah May 4, 2021 2:03 PM 44
Weed Control in Your Iris Beds? by rtowerbay Apr 3, 2021 8:18 PM 22
2020 Bloom Season by ARUBA1334 Feb 22, 2021 9:41 PM 254
Iris recommendations? by JasonT Dec 26, 2020 6:05 AM 21
I Got a Box 2020 by urania1 Dec 31, 2020 2:21 AM 330
True Confessions 2020 by urania1 May 31, 2020 9:22 PM 31
Literary Iris by lvitanova May 8, 2020 9:44 PM 13
Carolina in Blooms, 2020 by Lestv Apr 13, 2021 9:03 PM 460
Cranfils Gap by cinvasko Jul 15, 2020 9:37 PM 15
West Coast Bloom Season 2019 by ARUBA1334 Mar 31, 2020 4:24 AM 290
Season 2020 by shizen Jan 3, 2021 6:48 PM 1,775
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 Oct 20, 2020 2:40 PM 429
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 Mar 1, 2020 9:50 PM 544
New vendor by BlueFlagFan Apr 9, 2019 7:45 AM 48

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