Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Faithful and True') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Donald Spoon
Year Of Registration: 1995
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1998
Seedling Number: 93-33A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Rebloom
Rebloom by Zone: Known To Rebloom Zone 6:-10° to 0°
Bloom Color Classification: White
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: White
Beard Color: White, light yellow in throat
Style Arm Color: White with pale lavender midrib
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
Parentage: Lucie Andry X Chaste White

Faithful and True growing!

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Plant Events from our members
UndyingLight On August 16, 2018 Obtained plant
Planted August 16th, 2018. It was purchased from Winterberry Iris Gardens!
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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How many bearded irises are you growing? by hippie Jun 17, 2019 5:24 AM 83
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Jun 17, 2019 11:35 PM 603
Mid-America Clearance Sale by Dachsylady86 Sep 29, 2018 5:05 PM 80
poor form in standards becoming a trend? by DaisyDo Feb 25, 2019 11:54 AM 99
2018 Irises - Purchased and gifted alike! by UndyingLight Aug 20, 2018 8:55 PM 14
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
You really must grow....(recommend your favourites and why) by cwwilson3 Aug 30, 2018 5:44 AM 53
Bloom Season 2016 - Part 2 by Lestv Jan 21, 2019 9:53 PM 1,323
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
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