Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Whydidi') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 2002
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2002
Seedling Number: J59-14
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 10 inches (25 cm)
Bloom Season: Very Early
Rebloom
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Pink
Purple
Flower Patterns: Bicolor
Bloom Color Description: Pink standards, flushed inky lavender; red purple falls with 1/8" well-defined beige pink edge, hafts beige
Beard Color: Purple, bronze hair tips

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
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Shindig X Being Busy
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Location: From my collection. Poland.
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Location: Part Shade Pittsford NYDate: 2011-05-19Planted with China Town Tulips
By ge1836
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Location: Part Shade Pittsford NYDate: 2011-05-19What an early spring treat.Light pink standards with deep purple
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Location: In my garden. Poland.
By Orsola
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Date: 2009-04-26
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Oct 27, 2020 6:01 PM 2,724
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
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
The "Chisholm Trail " and the "Cow Town Capers" by tveguy3 Feb 27, 2019 2:46 PM 158
"Thrivers" -- 2018 by TBMan Nov 7, 2018 1:09 PM 115
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
Celebrating Tempo Two Irises! by IrisLilli Dec 19, 2016 2:44 PM 72
What Blyth Irises do you have? Which ones do you still want? by tveguy3 Jan 12, 2015 6:00 PM 384
SDB Pictures by ARUBA1334 Jun 26, 2016 2:58 PM 60

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