Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Romancer') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 2000
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2000
Seedling Number: F176-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Orchid
Flower Patterns: Bicolor
Bloom Color Description: Orchid lavender standards flushed orchid pink; creamy pink falls, 1/4" faint buff pink edge
Beard Color: White, tipped tangerine
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: Man About Town X Come To Paris
Child plants: 23 child plants

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Location: New ZealandDate: 2017-10-26
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
Bloom Season 2015/2016 by ARUBA1334 May 17, 2017 9:56 PM 1,131
What Blyth Irises do you have? Which ones do you still want? by tveguy3 Jan 12, 2015 6:00 PM 384

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