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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Joyce Meek
Year Of Registration: 1994
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1994
Seedling Number: 391-2-3
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 28-32 inches (71-81 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Lavender
Pink
Bloom Color Description: Soft pink standards; lavender falls, white area near beards
Beard Color: Melon, lavender at end
Fragrance: Slight
Sweet

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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Candace X Janie Meek

Discussion Threads about this plant
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2021 iris blooming in Maryland by DaisyDo Jun 3, 2021 7:27 PM 173
Carolina Dreams, 2021 by Lestv Jan 18, 2022 9:32 AM 466
2021 Iris Season by Australis Jan 19, 2022 1:00 AM 1,914
Final year of evaluation before introduction 2021 by TBManOR May 15, 2020 6:58 PM 72
My 2019 Northern Blooms by Lbsmitty Jun 29, 2019 10:06 PM 199
2019 Bloom has started - Daisy's Garden by DaisyDo Jun 7, 2019 7:29 PM 80
Newbie planning an iris bed by julieseward1 May 12, 2019 4:18 PM 34
Nothin' Could Be Finer Than to Be In Carolina - 2019 blooms by Lestv Feb 7, 2021 10:53 AM 793
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Sep 21, 2021 4:32 PM 3,139
Overrated/Underrated Irises by UndyingLight Jun 19, 2019 8:29 AM 66
What white Irises do you have in your garden? by evelyninthegarden Mar 15, 2021 6:42 AM 84
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Oct 10, 2020 11:10 PM 871
AIS Awards are up by Polymerous Aug 22, 2018 11:22 PM 46
Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Jul 28, 2021 2:34 PM 695
Best bets for a newbie, zone 5B by Keysfins Aug 19, 2018 3:43 PM 40
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Mar 17, 2019 3:34 PM 1,719
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
Iris Guessing Game 5 by Lestv Mar 15, 2017 9:33 AM 122

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