Miniature Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Hobbit') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Lynda Miller
Year Of Registration: 2004
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2004
Seedling Number: 197
Classification: Miniature Dwarf Bearded (MDB)
Registered Height: 4.5 inches (11 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Bloom Color Classification: Blue
Bloom Color Description: Medium clear blue
Beard Color: Pale blue
Style Arm Color: Medium clear blue
Fragrance: Slight
Spicy
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2006
Award of Merit: 2009

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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: 194C: (168, pumila species cross, x Kid's Play) X Taylor 86-3B, pumila seedling

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Feb 13, 2019 11:53 PM 1,742
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I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
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What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Feb 16, 2019 5:38 PM 15,506
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Feb 15, 2019 9:22 PM 16,823
Let's get this show on the road! by tveguy3 May 25, 2014 2:08 PM 1,561
Iris bloom in my Utah garden by Paul2032 Apr 28, 2013 10:45 AM 86
Lets watch our iris grow....... by Paul2032 May 6, 2013 4:26 PM 384
OK, let's get Tom Johnson's list going, by tveguy3 Nov 11, 2014 8:11 AM 26

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