Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Picture Yellow') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Geddes Douglas
Year Of Registration: 1954
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1954
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 10 inches (25 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Bloom Color Classification: Yellow
Flower Patterns: Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Pale and deeper yellow

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: tall bearded sdlg. X yellow pumila
Child plants: 3 child plants

Discussion Threads about this plant
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2020 Bloom Season by ARUBA1334 Jan 17, 2021 10:01 PM 118
What is your LEAST favorite dwarf bearded iris (db's)? by SonoveShakespeare Oct 16, 2020 7:45 PM 6
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my first seedlings by Serjio Sep 10, 2020 10:28 PM 142
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tall german bearded iris identification. by roseman2000 Jun 18, 2020 8:38 AM 19
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Your favorite iris that begin with "B" by bluegrassmom Mar 31, 2020 11:25 AM 73
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West Coast Bloom Season 2019 by ARUBA1334 Mar 31, 2020 4:24 AM 290
Season 2020 by shizen Jan 3, 2021 6:48 PM 1,775
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