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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Ladislav Muska
Year Of Registration: 2002
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2003
Seedling Number: LM-8921
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Description: Reddish lilac standards, caramel maroon rim; white falls heavily stitched and dotted reddish lilac, caramel maroon band
Beard Color: Old gold
Style Arm Color: Cream yellow
Fragrance: 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 9b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: ((Graffiti x Spacelight Sketch) x (Dreaming Clown x Intarzis)) X Mezzotinto

Garden Tours:  Valleylynn, Lynn SmithGarden Tours: Valleylynn, Lynn Smith
By Sharon on November 12, 2011

Let's take a trip this week to Oregon and visit the lovely gardens created by Lynn Smith and her husband, Cliff. It's always fun to step out of our own climate to see what grows well in another, and sometimes it's even more fun to see what our climates have in common. You are going to love what you see!

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Vanishing rhizomes....is it the "Garden Gnomes"?? by UndertheSun May 30, 2016 9:22 AM 116
Hallelujah Brother! by tveguy3 Aug 10, 2014 9:09 PM 933
OK, so how many have you got ordered??? by tveguy3 Aug 26, 2014 10:16 PM 759
Hanover Bloom 2014 - Better late than never! by Misawa77 Dec 14, 2014 7:45 PM 1,112
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Spring has sprung! by Ladylovingdove Apr 10, 2012 3:16 AM 69

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