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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: John Weiler
Year Of Registration: 1992
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1992
Seedling Number: 87-57-1RE
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 12 inches (30 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Rebloom
Flower Form: Tailored
Bloom Color Description: Medium blue
Beard Color: Cream
Fragrance: Pronounced
Sweet

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: 85-28-2RE: ((Third Charm x Plum-Plum) x (Third World x Third Charm)) X 85-32-2RE: ((Twink x Third Charm) x Muchacha)
Child plants: 4 child plants

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