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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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Iris 4 U is open for the season. by tveguy3 Apr 14, 2018 4:06 AM 2
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My landscape architect decides which Iris to 'cull' by lilpod13 Apr 13, 2018 12:50 PM 25
The best laid plans.... by lilpod13 Apr 18, 2018 11:38 AM 21
My new Iris by Monetwwqi Apr 15, 2018 9:53 PM 24
Irises blooming for only brief period by msandsm Apr 8, 2018 9:43 AM 10
Iris - what should I do different - if anything ? Help, I'm new ! by Ecscuba Apr 8, 2018 9:35 AM 11
You really must grow....(recommend your favourites and why) by cwwilson3 Apr 15, 2018 1:45 PM 51
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Apr 19, 2018 6:35 AM 269
Lost my namesake iris "Dorothy Parker" by Burseen and new beds. by Ladylovingdove Apr 8, 2018 12:59 PM 51
Dividing/Transplanting dates for Iris, Salt Lake Valley, Utah by diannemontag Apr 7, 2018 1:17 AM 9
my botrytis journey -- (and struggle) by TBMan Apr 17, 2018 9:53 AM 31
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Apr 19, 2018 7:52 AM 791
Transplanting irises by tx_flower_child Mar 21, 2018 10:10 PM 12
Photos of Dimson67's irises. by dimson67 Apr 2, 2018 6:42 PM 110
Soil Amendment Recommendations by janielouy Mar 16, 2018 6:46 AM 11
Trade iris by arilbred Mar 14, 2018 7:37 PM 2
Salem, Oregon trip.. What not to miss?? by bluegrassmom Mar 11, 2018 10:08 PM 49

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