Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Paul Black
Year Of Registration: 2000
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2000
Seedling Number: D169AA
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 14 inches (36 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Orchid
Purple
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: Silvery orchid standards, wide heavily sanded and veined red purple plicata band, red purple midrib; medium orchid falls veined violet, darker centerline, red purple plicata band widening over haft, white throat area
Beard Color: Pallid violet, orange gold in throat
Style Arm Color: Silvery orchid
Fragrance: Pronounced
Sweet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2002

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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Amphidiploid
Parentage: A132A: (Privileged Character x unknown) X Midnight Mist
Child plants: 21 child plants

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Common names
  • Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris
  • Iris

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