Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Congo Sunset') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Anna & David Cadd
Year Of Registration: 2002
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2002
Seedling Number: 95-91-3
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37 inches (94 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Yellow
Bloom Color Description: Yellow standards; yellow falls, irregularly washed, splashed, lined and dotted burgundy brown
Beard Color: Yellow
Style Arm Color: Yellow
Foliage: Purple Based
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: Solano X unknown

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Location: My garden in SE PADate: 2013-05-23
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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TB's are Poppin' in PA!!!! by Snork Jul 6, 2015 11:30 AM 218
Show us your Colors - Part 14 by Muddymitts Mar 4, 2015 8:06 AM 132

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