Intermediate Bearded Iris (Iris 'Solo') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Schreiner
Year Of Registration: 1971
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1971
Seedling Number: B1682-1
Classification: Intermediate Bearded (IB)
Registered Height: 24 inches (61 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Yellow
Bloom Color Description: Creamy white to light yellow standards, heavier yellow infusion along midrib; yellow falls, heavier shade of yellow applied as prominent pumila spot
Beard Color: Yellow
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1973

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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: (Austrian pumila x TB brown blend) X TB sdlg
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Name Please by RedRedCaz Nov 27, 2019 4:51 AM 17
Hanover 2019 Bloom Fest by Misawa77 May 17, 2019 5:29 PM 153
Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 Sep 7, 2019 3:36 PM 543
Nothin' Could Be Finer Than to Be In Carolina - 2019 blooms by Lestv Jan 20, 2020 12:33 AM 780
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Is there a modern iris like Dusky Challenger? by LynNY Jun 17, 2019 8:25 AM 53
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Hanover 2017 Iris Parade by Misawa77 May 9, 2017 1:55 PM 121
Jan's Rustic Garden by janwax Jan 18, 2020 9:57 PM 2,182
Visit to Superstition Gardens by AndreaD May 24, 2017 2:00 PM 28
My Bloomers are showing too! by tveguy3 Nov 1, 2017 9:30 PM 943
Bonnie's Bloomers 2017 by grannysgarden May 15, 2017 8:13 PM 978
Carolina Iris season 2017 - Let the blooms begin! by Lestv Feb 2, 2018 10:00 PM 1,503
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Bonnie's Bloomers ~ 2016 by grannysgarden Oct 9, 2016 1:00 AM 731
What have you ordered so far for the year by creativeclover Oct 6, 2017 5:07 AM 117
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
Superstition Iris Garden's 2016 Introductions by Misawa77 Dec 6, 2016 10:10 AM 276
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056

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