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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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
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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If you were going to change Bearded irises, what direction would you take them? by SonoveShakespeare May 17, 2021 10:58 AM 83
Packer land posies! by tveguy3 May 17, 2021 8:06 PM 152
2021 Iris Season by Australis May 17, 2021 7:55 PM 1,015
2020 Bloom Season by ARUBA1334 Feb 22, 2021 9:41 PM 254
Mid America sale by cwwilson3 Apr 27, 2021 5:00 PM 64
Bloomin time comes to Cheese Land by tveguy3 Apr 25, 2021 5:09 PM 1,002
First bloom is deformed by KatyLLL Apr 12, 2020 10:52 AM 6
Carolina in Blooms, 2020 by Lestv Apr 13, 2021 9:03 PM 460
Final year of evaluation before introduction 2021 by TBManOR May 15, 2020 6:58 PM 72
Searching for Rare Iris by BrightonPark Feb 15, 2020 8:09 PM 6
West Coast Bloom Season 2019 by ARUBA1334 Mar 31, 2020 4:24 AM 290
Season 2020 by shizen Jan 3, 2021 6:48 PM 1,775
Iris pictures to get us through in the winter... by evelyninthegarden Oct 20, 2020 2:40 PM 429
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 Feb 7, 2021 10:53 AM 793
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Dec 23, 2020 10:17 PM 1,678

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