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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Gordon Plough
Year Of Registration: 1967
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1968
Seedling Number: 62-51-24
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 33 inches (84 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Mid Late
Late
Bloom Color Classification: Yellow
Flower Patterns: Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Lemon yellow standards, almost pink glow in center; lemon yellow falls
Beard Color: Indian yellow
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: Rainbow Gold X Golden Wings
Child plants: 3 child plants

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Packer land posies! by tveguy3 Oct 14, 2021 4:34 AM 413
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2020 Bloom Season by ARUBA1334 Feb 22, 2021 9:41 PM 254
Planting in the heat: what do you do? by lauriemorningglory Jul 20, 2020 12:25 PM 28
Rot Advice ... please by urania1 Jun 17, 2020 5:41 PM 16
Bloomin time comes to Cheese Land by tveguy3 Apr 25, 2021 5:09 PM 1,002
Carolina in Blooms, 2020 by Lestv Apr 13, 2021 9:03 PM 460
Season 2020 by shizen Jan 3, 2021 6:48 PM 1,775
My Enchanted Garden 2019 by Dachsylady86 Oct 6, 2019 6:56 PM 444
Mom's Bearded Irises - Zone 8b by sallysmom Jun 27, 2021 8:24 AM 11
A wander around Iris Sisters Farm, May 2019 by Lestv Jan 7, 2020 1:53 PM 67
I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Dec 12, 2019 12:19 AM 525
Nothin' Could Be Finer Than to Be In Carolina - 2019 blooms by Lestv Feb 7, 2021 10:53 AM 793
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Dec 23, 2020 10:17 PM 1,678
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Sep 21, 2021 4:32 PM 3,139
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
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