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

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Iris
Give a thumbs up Tall Bearded Iris

Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Frank Foster
Year Of Registration: 1995
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2001
Seedling Number: 8412CY
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (86 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Cream
Yellow
Bloom Color Description: Cream to pale yellow standards, slightly darker edge; cream falls, 1/2" medium yellow border
Beard Color: Cream yellow
Fragrance: Slight
Sweet

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: Entourage X Winter White

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Show your progress by Cuzz4short Apr 13, 2017 4:34 AM 470
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Nov 11, 2019 6:03 PM 17,354
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Nov 12, 2019 4:27 AM 17,955
Let's get this show on the road! by tveguy3 May 25, 2014 2:08 PM 1,561

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