Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Heaven's Own') in the Irises Database

Common names:
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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: N. Sexton
Year Of Registration: 1965
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1966
Seedling Number: 59-48
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Light blue
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Light blue
Beard Color: Dark blue

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 9b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: (Sky Crystal x Blue Throat) X (Rehobeth x N07)
Child plants: 6 child plants

Discussion Threads about this plant
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I have new bloomers. Lol by KatsI2 Apr 28, 2020 5:31 AM 3
Similar iris comparison photos by dirtdorphins Sep 27, 2020 3:48 PM 21
West Coast Bloom Season 2019 by ARUBA1334 Mar 31, 2020 4:24 AM 290
2020 Orders by BlueFlagFan Apr 23, 2020 2:46 AM 286
Iris pictures to get us through in the winter... by evelyninthegarden Oct 20, 2020 2:40 PM 429
Mid-America Surplus Sale by cbunny41 Sep 23, 2019 10:47 AM 105
Comparison of "Most Popular" Iris to "Most Relevant" by ShawnSteve Jul 25, 2019 6:01 AM 35
TBs that make a clump quickly! by bluegrassmom Jun 17, 2019 3:11 PM 48
Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 Mar 1, 2020 9:50 PM 544
Choose 10 by DaisyDo Jul 20, 2020 12:16 PM 85
My dilemma by lilpod13 May 31, 2019 10:30 PM 15
Nothin' Could Be Finer Than to Be In Carolina - 2019 blooms by Lestv Jan 21, 2020 11:52 PM 789
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Sep 30, 2020 12:16 PM 1,670
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Oct 27, 2020 6:01 PM 2,724
How many of Joseph Ghio's irises do you have? by janwax Mar 22, 2019 9:00 PM 88
Let's see your pinks by UndertheSun May 22, 2019 11:34 PM 86
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
Bearded Iris for the sub tropics!! by bron Oct 7, 2018 3:49 PM 18
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Oct 10, 2020 11:10 PM 871

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