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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: George Sutton
Year Of Registration: 2002
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2003
Seedling Number: H-51 RE-BBV
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Mid Late
Late
Rebloom
Bloom Color Classification: Purple
White
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: White ground heavily speckled and veined blueberry violet
Beard Color: Lavender white, hairs tipped gold
Style Arm Color: Washed violet
Fragrance: Slight
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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Bountiful Harvest X G-63: (Garden Grace x Bountiful Harvest)

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Location: Sussex, UKDate: late May 2021Vibrant early bloomer - late this year due to cold spring.
By jeffa
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Photo courtesy of Sutton's Iris Gardens
By Joy
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