Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Skeeter') in the Irises Database

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Give a thumbs up Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris

Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Schreiner
Year Of Registration: 1968
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1968
Seedling Number: T 133-A
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 14 inches (36 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Bloom Color Classification: Yellow
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Primrose to light yellow

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: Broadway Star X Carpathia

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Jan's Rustic Garden by janwax Jan 18, 2020 9:57 PM 2,182
OK guys it's Fess Up time! by tveguy3 Dec 22, 2017 2:10 PM 801
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
Where oh where is Neal? by Muddymitts Jun 22, 2015 3:00 PM 203
It's The Most Wonderful Time Of the Year! by Lestv Sep 21, 2015 8:23 PM 555
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Jan 20, 2020 12:35 AM 17,604
Rhizomes arrived - very pleased by janwax Apr 9, 2017 7:45 AM 624
Slowly...but surely by bramedog Jul 18, 2014 12:45 PM 165

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