Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Sweet Bite') in the Irises Database

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Give a thumbs up Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris

Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Paul Black
Year Of Registration: 1995
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1995
Seedling Number: 91316C
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 14 inches (36 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Pink
White
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: Buff standards, midrib infused pink; warm white falls, blushed pale tan pink around beard
Beard Color: White, tipped orange
Style Arm Color: White
Fragrance: Slight
Musky

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
Parentage: Chubby Cheeks x 84238F: (Oriental Blush x Sniffs 'n' Sneezes) X Earliglo
Child plants: 13 child plants

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