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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Akihiko Terada
Year Of Registration: 1999
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1999
Seedling Number: 107-89-7
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37 inches (94 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Bloom Color Description: Pink standards; brown falls
Beard Color: Light orange

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: Romanticist X Romantic Mood
Child plants: 13 child plants

Stop and Smell the IrisStop and Smell the Iris
By bennysplace on May 15, 2015

My ongoing love affair with the iris began when I worked for a small bank in what was once a small town. There was a separate building called the annex, where I would go to fix the staff's computers. One spring my stroll was rewarded with something magical.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Curious if available by JuneBug222 Mar 1, 2021 9:59 PM 16
Wishing everyone the best by lilpod13 Feb 28, 2021 12:39 PM 16
wanted by KatsI2 Feb 28, 2021 2:47 PM 6
How did y'all get caught up with irises? by sedumzz Feb 5, 2021 9:45 PM 15
Iris suggestions for beginner? by sedumzz Feb 6, 2021 9:33 PM 20
Marble iris? by olga_batalov Jan 13, 2021 9:16 PM 14
2020 Bloom Season by ARUBA1334 Feb 22, 2021 9:41 PM 254
Mmm... tasty Rhizomes. To animals yes. by SonoveShakespeare Dec 30, 2020 3:55 PM 4
unusual iris with 3 standard and 4 fall petals by calgalrrcom Feb 11, 2021 9:11 AM 26
Iris Identification by rtowerbay Nov 15, 2020 11:13 PM 9
Why are variegated bearded iris blooms purple? Are they any other colors? by SonoveShakespeare Jan 9, 2021 3:05 PM 25
Keeping the grass out! by Rebekah Oct 28, 2020 11:14 AM 7
Tall Bearded Iris by Jade25 Oct 22, 2020 1:04 PM 4
What are you doing while sheltered? by janwax Nov 6, 2020 7:33 PM 34
Can anyone help me get started with bearded iris? by bart2018 Oct 14, 2020 9:15 PM 21
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my first seedlings by Serjio Sep 10, 2020 10:28 PM 142
Kinda went overboard - maybe by Topdecker Jul 27, 2020 11:23 AM 44
What top 15 irises would you choose right now? by UndertheSun Sep 13, 2020 4:05 PM 34
dwarf iris society by irisarian Jul 2, 2020 9:16 PM 12

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