Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Amherst Moon') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Thelma Naylor
Year Of Registration: 1997
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2004
Seedling Number: 85/12/2
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 10 inches (25 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Bloom Color Classification: White
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: White
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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: 74/6/5: (Taylor J42/3 white x Little Vanessa) X 82/3/1: (Jeremy Brian x 77/8/3, 74/10/6: (72/3/3, from J. Taylor sdlgs. (x 71/1/5: (Taylor yellow sdlg. x Brannigan)) x Mairi))

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