Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Shades of Silver') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Paul Black
Year Of Registration: 2005
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2005
Seedling Number: J133A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 33 inches (84 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Bloom Color Classification: Silver/Grey
Violet
White
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: White standards, violet gray midrib, violet gray dotting over central area, wide closely stitched plicata margins; white, narrow gray plum plicata haft, narrow violet gray plicata stitched band
Beard Color: Pale yellow, tipped brownish gray
Style Arm Color: Dark violet gray, gold edges

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: Delicate Image X Progressive Attitude

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Photo gallery:
Location: Lundby, Denmark, EUDate: 2018-05-25Full sun
By IrisLilli
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Location: Lundby, Denmark, EUDate: 2018-05-29Full sun
By IrisLilli
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Identification Help by LakeCatherine May 22, 2018 11:23 PM 11
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
Carolina Iris season 2017 - Let the blooms begin! by Lestv Feb 2, 2018 10:00 PM 1,503
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Apr 21, 2019 6:33 PM 16,228

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