Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Ballroom') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Paul Black
Year Of Registration: 2002
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2003
Seedling Number: 8632CC
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Late
Flower Form: Laced
Bloom Color Classification: Lavender
Pink
Flower Patterns: Bicolor
Bloom Color Description: Light mauve pink standards, orchid midrib infusion, buff pink edge; falls have bluish orchid blend, haft light pink with plum veins
Beard Color: Coral pink
Style Arm Color: Cameo pink, midrib violet
Fragrance: Slight
Musky

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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Extravagant X Geniality
Child plants: 3 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 Sep 7, 2019 3:36 PM 543
Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Nov 13, 2019 12:35 AM 453
Some Color comes to Wisconsin! by tveguy3 Jul 18, 2018 9:08 AM 686
My Bloomers are showing too! by tveguy3 Nov 1, 2017 9:30 PM 943
It's a Dead Heat for 2016! by tveguy3 Aug 18, 2016 4:23 PM 501
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
Looking forward to bloomtime 2016 by Zencat Mar 4, 2016 6:21 PM 608
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
Recognizing the Hybridizers work. by Paul2032 Mar 13, 2018 5:36 PM 718
2015 American Iris Society Convention, Portland, Oregon by coboro Jan 1, 2016 9:34 PM 373
And the winner is??? by tveguy3 Aug 21, 2015 5:35 PM 750
Show us your Colors - Part 7 by Muddymitts Feb 23, 2015 8:26 PM 196
Show us your Colors - Part 2 by Muddymitts Feb 22, 2015 10:34 AM 819
Show us your Colors................... by Muddymitts Feb 14, 2015 8:21 AM 1,821
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Paul Black irises you added this year and/or have by tveguy3 Jan 10, 2015 7:34 PM 253
Let's get this show on the road! by tveguy3 May 25, 2014 2:08 PM 1,561
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