Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Buttered Popcorn') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Dorothy Palmer
Year Of Registration: 1966
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1970
Seedling Number: 12566A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37 inches (94 cm)
Bloom Season: Late
Bloom Color Classification: White
Yellow
Bloom Color Description: Light yellow standards; white falls, yellow drippings
Beard Color: Yellow
Foliage: Purple Based
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1971
Award of Merit: 1973
Other: High Commendation: 1968

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: 4455 B: (inv. pink and light yellow breeding) X Lilting Melody
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Garden Tours:  Valleylynn, Lynn SmithGarden Tours: Valleylynn, Lynn Smith
November 12, 2011

Let's take a trip this week to Oregon and visit the lovely gardens created by Lynn Smith and her husband, Cliff. It's always fun to step out of our own climate to see what grows well in another, and sometimes it's even more fun to see what our climates have in common. You are going to love what you see!

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