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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Schreiner
Year Of Registration: 1982
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1982
Seedling Number: K 868-A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37 inches (94 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Gold
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Full golden yellow, amber cast
Beard Color: Rich gold
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1984

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: E 1568-1: ((A 1316-2: S 691-E x Brilliant Star) x Citron Creme) X Tom Craig 37
Child plants: 2 child plants

Photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Orange and yellow seem like nice colors for irises by tveguy3 Apr 23, 2014 11:16 AM 321
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new iris by arilbred Oct 7, 2013 9:09 AM 53
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