Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Sea Bright') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Schreiner
Year Of Registration: 1972
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1972
Seedling Number: C 118-A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 40 inches (102 cm)
Bloom Season: Late
Bloom Color Classification: Light blue
Bloom Color Description: Clear frosty blue, overall texture veining
Beard Color: Lemon 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 9b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: T 818-1: (P 729-1 x Helen Novak) X Brave Viking
Child plants: one child plant

Discussion Threads about this plant
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West Coast Bloom Season 2019 by ARUBA1334 Jan 26, 2020 9:30 PM 76
What Keppel 3 (or more) favorites did you see on his website? by evelyninthegarden Dec 6, 2019 8:36 AM 24
Mid-America Surplus Sale by cbunny41 Sep 23, 2019 10:47 AM 105
Better Late Than Never.... by LizinElizabeth Jun 23, 2019 7:10 PM 76
Hillside Happenings '19 by Snork Jun 29, 2019 2:47 PM 159
My 2019 Northern Blooms by Lbsmitty Jun 29, 2019 10:06 PM 199
Nothin' Could Be Finer Than to Be In Carolina - 2019 blooms by Lestv Jan 21, 2020 11:52 PM 789
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Jan 26, 2020 8:36 PM 1,069
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Oct 14, 2019 10:04 PM 1,392
How many of Joseph Ghio's irises do you have? by janwax Mar 22, 2019 9:00 PM 88
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Jan 6, 2020 11:00 PM 2,564
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Dec 27, 2019 8:24 AM 723
Some favorites from 2018 by janwax Sep 15, 2018 1:35 PM 38
Mid-America Clearance Sale by Dachsylady86 Sep 29, 2018 5:05 PM 80
Iris Identification - Hi, I'm new here by UndyingLight Aug 25, 2018 12:09 PM 22
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
red beard (not orange) on a dark purple, dark blue, black, or near blavk self by DaisyDo Sep 2, 2019 7:17 AM 35
After well nigh 50 years of growing iris .................. by TBMan Jun 17, 2018 8:48 AM 87
Visit to Salem, Oregon May 18 - 19 by AndreaD May 30, 2018 12:21 AM 16

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