Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Grace Sturtevant
Year Of Registration: 1918
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1918
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
Flower Patterns: Self
Fragrance: Pronounced

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: Dalmatica X I.cengialti
Child plants: 3 child plants

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Common names
  • Tall Bearded Iris
  • Iris

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Location: Mount Enterprise, Texas
Date: 2024-04-05
Location: Chino Valley Arizona
Date: 2022-04-21

Date: 2015-03-12
Photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Comments:
  • Posted by KentPfeiffer (Southeast Nebraska - Zone 5b) on Mar 6, 2015 4:25 PM concerning plant:
    Registered as an Intermediate Iris, but considered to be a Tall Bearded Iris.

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