Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Winter Watch') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Chet Tompkins
Year Of Registration: 1989
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1988
Seedling Number: 47-80-34D
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37 inches (83 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Bloom Color Classification: White
Bloom Color Description: White, very faint blue infusion
Beard Color: White

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: ((Sterling Silver x Tinsel Town) x Radiant Bride) X (Crown Sterling x ((Cup Race x Irish Linen) x (Christmas Angel x Tinsel Town)))
Child plants: 7 child plants

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Iris Transplant Zone 8b Question by ratchet Oct 18, 2020 12:53 PM 15
Bloomin time comes to Cheese Land by tveguy3 Oct 30, 2020 9:17 PM 962
What's the allure over Dusky Challenger? by lilpod13 Jul 9, 2020 8:36 PM 51
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Jan 3, 2021 7:08 PM 2,736
Toxicity to canines by lilpod13 Mar 13, 2019 9:53 PM 19
How about the little ones? by janwax May 22, 2019 6:51 PM 315
What are your top ten irises from 2018? by evelyninthegarden May 5, 2019 8:28 PM 246
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
Sutton Introductions 2019 by lovemyhouse Jul 4, 2019 5:04 AM 213
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
2018 Irises - Purchased and gifted alike! by UndyingLight Aug 20, 2018 8:55 PM 14
Early Bloom season by javaMom Aug 30, 2018 1:47 PM 50
Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Mar 20, 2020 9:08 PM 502
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
"Goners" 2018 by William Oct 19, 2018 6:44 PM 590
What happened from last year! by irisfirefighter Jan 19, 2018 1:50 PM 16
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
I'm REALLY looking forward to this one!... by janwax Nov 21, 2018 10:00 PM 1,064
My Bloomers are showing too! by tveguy3 Nov 1, 2017 9:30 PM 943

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