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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: George Sutton
Year Of Registration: 2003
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2004
Seedling Number: P-1-D
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 12 inches (31 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Rebloom
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Pink
Flower Patterns: Reverse Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Rhondonite red standards; pale orient pink falls
Beard Color: Wisteria blue, soft orange in throat
Style Arm Color: Rhondonite red
Fragrance: Slight
Sweet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2006

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: Irish Chant X K-5: (Auroralita x Voyage)
Child plants: 19 child plants

Photo courtesy of Iris Sisters Farm, used with permission

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2021 Iris Season by Australis Jun 16, 2021 9:22 AM 1,388
Season 2020 by shizen Jan 3, 2021 6:48 PM 1,775
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
How many varieties of iris do you grow? by TBMan Apr 21, 2021 7:21 PM 104
Magical Michigan 2018-Lindsay's Garden by Lbsmitty Jul 18, 2018 1:34 PM 340
It started in Illinois! by crowrita1 Jul 18, 2018 4:05 AM 215
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Let's see those 2016 Dwarfs! by Lestv Aug 6, 2016 9:54 AM 443
Medians please by Dachsylady86 Feb 12, 2016 7:17 PM 17
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
bonnie's blooms ~ 2015 by grannysgarden May 7, 2015 1:33 PM 425
What Sutton irises do you have and want? by tveguy3 Feb 2, 2015 8:07 AM 91
Re-bloom Photos by Moiris Jan 7, 2015 9:17 AM 621

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