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

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 1998
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1998
Seedling Number: E37-1
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 10 inches (25 cm)
Bloom Season: Very Early
Early
Early Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Pink
Flower Patterns: Reverse Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Pink standards, midrib and base flushed light violet; lighter pink falls, whitish area around beards
Beard Color: Tangerine
Fragrance: Slight

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: Cuddle Me X B25-1: (Z7-2, Toy Kingdom sibling, x Z24-1, Volts sibling)
Child plants: 17 child plants

We're Celebrating Irises This Week!We're Celebrating Irises This Week!
By dave on May 9, 2015

We open our Irises Celebration Week with a look at the top cultivars, top comments, most thumbed images, a contest, and more!

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Suggestions on TB irises that make huge clumps fast with plenty of flowers. by SonoveShakespeare Oct 24, 2020 3:30 PM 31
Can anyone help me get started with bearded iris? by bart2018 Oct 14, 2020 9:15 PM 21
I got a box! :) by Grace_smith Aug 14, 2020 7:08 PM 27
my first seedlings by Serjio Sep 10, 2020 10:28 PM 142
Here we go again! NOID # 1!!! by KatsI2 Jul 29, 2020 12:09 AM 3
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Hard to see, tiny, tiny guest on Florentine Silk by cinvasko May 25, 2020 4:53 PM 7
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Secrets of the Iris Growers: Hybridizing, Culture, Philosophy ... and Time by urania1 May 20, 2020 2:08 PM 48
organic fertilizer for the various irises species and Bearded irises. by annebarbetti May 8, 2020 6:53 AM 5
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