Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Roman Carnival') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: D. C. Nearpass
Year Of Registration: 1996
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1997
Seedling Number: 88-20
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Purple
Violet
White
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: Pale violet standards; white falls, overall stippling and dotting of medium dark purple
Beard Color: Rusty orange
Style Arm Color: Flushed purple

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
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Purple Pepper X Rose Tattoo

Iris Roman Carnival

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