Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Just a Kiss Away') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Lowell Baumunk
Year Of Registration: 2008
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2009
Seedling Number: 3208Z
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 44 inches (112 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Laced
Bloom Color Classification: Pink
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Light yellow standards, pink blush in center when fresh; light yellow falls blending to medium yellow at edges and hafts
Beard Color: Diffuse orange, light yellow at end
Style Arm Color: Medium yellow, lighter at midrib
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2011
Award of Merit: 2014

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: Lotus Land X Queen of Angels
Child plants: 3 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Year of Wonders by urania1 Jun 1, 2020 6:58 PM 87
Season 2020 by shizen Sep 26, 2020 2:34 PM 1,471
Iris pictures to get us through in the winter... by evelyninthegarden Mar 15, 2020 9:47 PM 404
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Sep 17, 2020 2:19 PM 2,689
Mid-America Clearance Sale by Dachsylady86 Sep 29, 2018 5:05 PM 80
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
The Naming of Irises by janwax Nov 26, 2017 3:54 PM 38
Iris Guessing Game 3 by UndertheSun Feb 17, 2017 10:43 PM 111
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
"Goners" 2016 by crowrita1 Nov 28, 2016 4:19 PM 1,310
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
Looking forward to bloomtime 2016 by Zencat Mar 4, 2016 6:21 PM 608
Superstition Iris Gardens 2016 Introductions by Misawa77 Dec 16, 2015 3:20 PM 99
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
Help me narrow my Iris wishlist by anmiller86 May 8, 2015 10:47 PM 25
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Sep 26, 2020 6:01 PM 19,257
Iris by the Alphabet - Part 2 by Muddymitts Jan 24, 2015 11:06 AM 434
Superstition 2015 introductions by Misawa77 Jul 4, 2015 12:04 PM 585
Pictures......allow me to enjoy iris and my garden in the winter. by Paul2032 Dec 6, 2014 5:35 PM 210

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