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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Bennett Jones
Year Of Registration: 1967
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1968
Seedling Number: 748-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (86 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Laced
Bloom Color Classification: Orchid
White
Bloom Color Description: White standards infused blue orchid; white falls
Beard Color: Red
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1969

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: (430-1: (Tell 49-11C x Party Dress) x ((Spindrift x Jeb Stuart) x Courtier)) X Crystal Flame
Child plants: 5 child plants

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