Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Mentor Marsh') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: A. & D. Willott
Year Of Registration: 2003
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2003
Seedling Number: W 2K-41
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 11 inches (28 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Yellow
Bloom Color Description: Light yellow standards; medium brown falls, light yellow edge
Beard Color: Orange, end pale blue with hairs tipped orange
Fragrance: Slight
Musky

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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: W 95-6: (((Greenlee GX-2 x Buttons) x Daring Eyes) x unknown) X B. Jones 547-2: (Orange Outrage x 505: (Painted Canary x ((Wright L32 x (Melon Honey x (Roberts 65-R-11 x 229))) x (Solar Flight x 255))) x (Orange Dazzler x (Orange Tiger x 331-4))

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