Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Spotlight.') in the Irises Database

Common names:
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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Robert Schreiner
Year Of Registration: 1952
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1952
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 40 inches (102 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Bloom Color Classification: Yellow
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Gold-toned deep yellow, glint of white below beards

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: Goldbeater X unknown

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Planting question! by Barbalee Jul 28, 2016 9:00 PM 11
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Jan 27, 2020 11:51 PM 17,644
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Jan 22, 2020 11:02 AM 18,236
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Paul Black irises you added this year and/or have by tveguy3 Jan 10, 2015 7:34 PM 253
Re-bloom Photos by Moiris Jan 7, 2015 9:17 AM 621
OK, so how many have you got ordered??? by tveguy3 Aug 26, 2014 10:16 PM 759
Hanover Bloom 2014 - Better late than never! by Misawa77 Dec 14, 2014 7:45 PM 1,112

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