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

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Kennicott
Year Of Registration: introduced prior to registration system
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1905
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Light blue
White
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Fragrance: Pronounced

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
Child plants: 16 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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My Enchanted Garden 2019 by Dachsylady86 Oct 6, 2019 6:56 PM 444
Look what I just found growing in the ground. by evelyninthegarden Jun 23, 2019 3:55 AM 9
Nothin' Could Be Finer Than to Be In Carolina - 2019 blooms by Lestv Sep 15, 2019 11:35 AM 774
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Oct 14, 2019 10:04 PM 1,392
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Nov 21, 2019 9:40 PM 2,510
Russian irises. Olga Ryabykh by Serjio Nov 13, 2019 1:44 PM 94
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
ID please by greenthumb99 Jun 11, 2018 7:56 PM 15
My new favorite iris growing now... by evelyninthegarden Jun 21, 2018 12:18 PM 36
Magical Michigan 2018-Lindsay's Garden by Lbsmitty Jul 18, 2018 1:34 PM 340
My Enchanted Garden 2018 by Dachsylady86 Mar 28, 2019 7:04 PM 716
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
"Goners" 2018 by William Oct 19, 2018 6:44 PM 590
What is your weather today in your iris garden? by evelyninthegarden Nov 21, 2019 11:52 AM 2,726
Most floriferous, favorite SDBs and MDBs by William Jul 29, 2019 3:51 PM 213
Merian Gardens in Basel (Bâle) Switzerland by sunnyvalley Apr 5, 2018 12:20 PM 236
2018 Orders by Dachsylady86 Oct 15, 2019 7:30 PM 1,402
Lindsay's Blooms by Lbsmitty Aug 1, 2017 3:04 AM 511

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