Arilbred Iris (Iris 'Rivers of Babylon') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Lowell Baumunk
Year Of Registration: 2004
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2004
Seedling Number: 616
Classification: Arilbred
Registered Height: 27 inches (69 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Tan
Bloom Color Description: Lavender standards, lighter at edges, tan yellow inside at base; tan yellow falls blending to lavender approaching edges, lighter rim, large red brown signal
Beard Color: Yellow
Style Arm Color: Striped lavender and tan yellow
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2006
Award of Merit: 2008
C. G. White Medal: 2010

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Lancer X BFTP-1: (Bionic Focus x Turkish Pendant)

Photo courtesy of Lowell Baumunk, Iris Colorado

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Date: 2003-12-11Photo courtesy of Lowell Baumunk, Iris Colorado
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Date: 2014-04-22
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Date: 2015-04-17
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Bloom is busting out all over............. by Paul2032 Jul 2, 2014 2:04 PM 671

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