Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Honey House') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 2002
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2002
Seedling Number: H51-3
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 38 inches (97 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Gold
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Lemon yellow standards, deeper yellow around midrib, 1/4" edge; yellow falls overlaid light tan deepening slightly at haft with few white haft marks, creamy lemon 1/4" blended edge
Beard Color: White, tipped old gold
Fragrance: 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: Power of One X Noble Contessa
Child plants: 7 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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For postage! by DaveinPA Jun 14, 2020 8:34 AM 2
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2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
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Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Mar 20, 2020 9:08 PM 502
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
My first red seedling by TBMan Mar 16, 2018 9:08 PM 68
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Superstition Gardens May 7, 2017 by Moiris May 14, 2017 10:43 AM 54
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789

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