Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Over and Over') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Sterling Innerst
Year Of Registration: 2000
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2001
Seedling Number: Re 4622-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Lavender
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: White standards; white falls, trimmed lavender
Beard Color: Lavender

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: Suky X Matrix


Granny Laurie's RoseGranny Laurie's Rose
May 27, 2011

The rose is much older than I am, and yet it grows and blooms as if it's just so happy to be here. The rains come, the winds rage, and still Granny Laurie's rose just keeps right on blooming. I wish I could do that.

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Photo gallery:
Location: Durham, NCDate: 2016-10-29
By Lestv
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Location: Durham, NCDate: 2016-10-29In fall re-bloom
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By Misawa77
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