Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Aaron's Bluebells') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: G. Poole
Year Of Registration: 1988
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1990
Seedling Number: P-2-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (87 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Orchid
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Medium orchid blue
Beard Color: Orchid white, tipped yellow orange, orange in heart
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: J-1-1: ((B-6-8 x Sada Vaughn) x (B-6-6 x Shawnee Hills)) X Five Star Admiral
Child plants: 5 child plants

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