Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Sparkling Sunrise') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Schreiner
Year Of Registration: 1970
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1970
Seedling Number: Y 1441-A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Bloom Color Classification: Gold
Peach
Flower Patterns: Bicolor
Bloom Color Description: Warm rich orange apricot standards; cool gold falls, warm tint, almost chartreuse
Beard Color: Deep tangerine red
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1972

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: Marilyn C X Celestial Glory
Child plants: one child plant

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