Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Parisian Blue') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Schreiner
Year Of Registration: 1964
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1965
Seedling Number: T-799-H
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 39 inches (99 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Mid Late
Late
Bloom Color Classification: Light blue
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Rich light blue
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1966

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: Sylvan Stream X Melissa
Child plants: 18 child plants

Discussion Threads about this plant
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poor form in standards becoming a trend? by DaisyDo Feb 25, 2019 11:54 AM 99
What is your favorite iris? (that you currently own and have seen in bloom) :) by Grace_smith Dec 6, 2019 4:01 PM 92
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2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
Arranging Iris beds by Henhouse Aug 5, 2017 11:29 PM 107
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Jan 17, 2020 10:44 PM 18,231
2014 AIS Awards by lovemyhouse Oct 7, 2014 9:38 AM 25
Final Tallies! by tveguy3 Nov 2, 2014 8:24 PM 1,182
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Some new favorites blooming this year (so far) by Henhouse Jun 9, 2014 9:38 AM 41
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