Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Touch of Mahogany') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 1999
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1999
Seedling Number: E123-2
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Gold
Lavender
Wine
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Coffee brown standards, slight gold infusion; coffee brown falls, overlaid soft lavender around beards, 1" burgundy hafts
Beard Color: Old gold
Fragrance: Pronounced
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: Chestnut Avenue X Copatonic
Child plants: 8 child plants

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Location: Durham, NCDate: 2016-05-11
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Date: 2015-04-25
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
"Goners" 2017 by UndertheSun Jan 12, 2018 10:49 AM 932
Show us your Blended Color irises by tveguy3 Jan 19, 2018 1:38 AM 165
Top 10 most wanted list for next year by UndertheSun Oct 29, 2017 3:27 AM 288
Bloom Season 2016 - Part 2 by Lestv Jan 21, 2019 9:53 PM 1,323
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
Superstition Iris Garden's 2016 Introductions by Misawa77 Dec 6, 2016 10:10 AM 276
It's The Most Wonderful Time Of the Year! by Lestv Sep 21, 2015 8:23 PM 555
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Nov 18, 2019 1:33 AM 17,378
Show Us Your Blooms - Spring 2015 - Part 1 by Moiris Nov 23, 2015 9:29 AM 2,013
Show us your Colors - Part 12 by Muddymitts Mar 1, 2015 10:08 AM 162
Show us your Colors - Part 2 by Muddymitts Feb 22, 2015 10:34 AM 819
What Blyth Irises do you have? Which ones do you still want? by tveguy3 Jan 12, 2015 6:00 PM 384
Final Tallies! by tveguy3 Nov 2, 2014 8:24 PM 1,182
Rhizomes arrived - very pleased by janwax Apr 9, 2017 7:45 AM 624
Hanover Bloom 2014 - Better late than never! by Misawa77 Dec 14, 2014 7:45 PM 1,112

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