Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Paul Black
Year Of Registration: 2007
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2007
Seedling Number: L83B
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 40 inches (102 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Flower Patterns: Line and Speckles
Bloom Color Description: White standards; white falls lined and dotted plum rose over haft changing to pale sanded wash over center 1/3, darker wash on lower 1/3, pale near white rim
Beard Color: White, tipped yellow
Style Arm Color: White
Fragrance: Slight
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2009
Award of Merit: 2011

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Time Will Tell X J31A: (Dream of Gold x Epicenter)
Child plants: 3 child plants

Common names
  • Tall Bearded Iris
  • Iris

Photo Gallery

Date: 2020-05-21
Location: Durham, NC
Date: 2017-05-03
Location: Alabaster, AL
Date: 2023-05-11
Location: Photo by Carol Bacskai; zone 5b, Yorkville, IL

Date: 2019-05-30
Location: Western Kentucky
Date: Spring 2015

Date: 2018-05-24
Photo by ARUBA1334
Location: Washington
Date: 2016-05-21
Location: Washington 8b
Date: 2017-05-24
Location: My garden
Date: 2020-05-04
Location: Michigan-my garden
Date: 2022-06-11
Photo by MaryDurtschi
Location: Home garden
Date: 2016-05-01
Location: Mid America Gardens
Date: 2012-06-04
Location: Willamette Valley Oregon
Date: 2014-05-16
Location: Photo by Carol Bacskai; zone 5b, Yorkville, IL
Date: 2021-05-23
Photo by SpringGreenThumb

Date: 2019-05-15
Location: Iowa
Date: 2012-05-06
Photo by tveguy3
Location: Photo by Carol Bacskai; zone 5b, Yorkville, IL
Date: 2022-06-05
Location: Warfordsburg, PA
Date: 2013-06-06
Location: McPherson KS
Date: 2023-05-21
Photo by tveguy3
Location: In my garden, Middletown, Delaware
Date: 2020-06-04
Location: Washington 8b
Date: 2022-06-02
Location: Philo, California
Date: 2021-06-08
Location: Australia
Date: 2021-11-11
Location: Panama Illinois
Date: 2022-05-21
Location: Richlands, NC
Date: 2022-05-16
Location: shounan Japan
Date: 2019/5/22
Photo by MaryDurtschi
Location: southeast Nebraska 
Date: 2020-05-22 
Location: Schreiners Gardens
Date: 2012-06-04
Location: shounan Japan
Date: 2019/5/21
Photo by MaryDurtschi
Location: Catheys Valley CA
Photo courtesy of Superstition Iris Gardens, posted with permissi
Location: southeast Nebraska 
Date: 2019-06-04 
Location: Highland California 
Date: 2022-04-11
Photo by MaryDurtschi
Location: Whitesboro, TX
Image courtesy of The Shady Spot Iris. All rights reserved.
Location: Northern Germany
Date: 4000-02-04
Location: Cisco, Tx 
Date: 2020-04-24
Location: Willamette Valley Oregon
Date: 2014-05-15
Location: Wilhoit, AZ
Date: 2023

Photo courtesy of Mid-America Garden
Location: Wilhoit, AZ
Date: 2023

Photo courtesy of Comanche Acres Iris Garden
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Iris by cocoajuno Jan 21, 2020 8:48 PM 1
Iris by cocoajuno Nov 21, 2020 3:37 AM 3
Gorgeous shot, Artsee1! by DaisyDo Jun 6, 2021 4:51 PM 1

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