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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Harold Stahly
Year Of Registration: 1999
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1999
Seedling Number: 92-76
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 38 inches (97 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Laced
Bloom Color Classification: Peach
White
Flower Patterns: Debby Rairdon
Bloom Color Description: Pale apricot yellow standards, pale orient pink center suffusion; ivory white falls, pale apricot yellow rim
Beard Color: Nasturtium red
Style Arm Color: Pale apricot yellow
Fragrance: Slight
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
Parentage: Halo in Orange X 87-22: (Sun King x Marmalade)

Photo courtesy of Blue J Iris Used with permission.

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