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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Marty Schafer/Jan Sacks
Year Of Registration: 2000
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2000
Seedling Number: S93-76-2
Classification: Siberian
Registered Height: 27 inches (69 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Bloom Color Classification: Yellow
Bloom Color Description: Light yellow standards, deeper edge and veins; deep smooth yellow falls, deep yellow signals
Style Arm Color: Pearly yellow
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2003
Award of Merit: 2005

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Flowers: Showy
Ploidy: Diploid
Parentage: S90-48-3: (S86-18-1: (Percheron x Butter and Sugar) x sib S86-18-2) X Hollingworth 91Y2A8: inv. Butter and Sugar, Ruffled Velvet
Child plants: 24 child plants

Photo courtesy of Joe Pye Weed's Garden

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Date: 2008-02-16Photo courtesy of Joe Pye Weed's Garden
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Location: z6a MA, my gardenDate: 2013-06-02
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Siberian Iris blooms by Newyorkrita Jul 9, 2014 7:16 PM 81

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