Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'A Star Is Born') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Gerald Moorhead
Year Of Registration: 2009
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2009
Seedling Number: 98-141
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Bloom Color Classification: Peach
Flower Patterns: Reverse Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Mid champagne peach standards, slightly paler toward edge; butter champagne falls paler in center, darker toward edge, champagne peach blush over haft
Beard Color: Dark reddish sienna
Style Arm Color: Medium peach
Fragrance: Slight
Sweet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: 91-26: (Bubble Up x 86-66: (Lady Friend x Trousseau Lace)) X Electrique
Child plants: one child plant

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Location: my yardDate: may 2017
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Location: Durham, NCDate: 2016-04-21
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Location: Durham, NCDate: 2016-04-25The colors deepen the longer the bloom stays open.
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Location: God's Garden - Atwater CADate: April 2015
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Date: 2014-04-22
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Location: God's Garden - Atwater CADate: April 2015
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Apr 18, 2019 9:50 PM 505
How many of Joseph Ghio's irises do you have? by janwax Mar 22, 2019 9:00 PM 88
What are your top ten irises from 2018? by evelyninthegarden Mar 1, 2019 9:03 AM 242
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Apr 18, 2019 11:21 PM 450
Mid-America Clearance Sale by Dachsylady86 Sep 29, 2018 5:05 PM 80
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
Irises that take their time to bloom. by tveguy3 Dec 21, 2017 5:48 PM 94
Jan's Rustic Garden by janwax Apr 18, 2019 7:28 PM 1,736
"Goners" 2017 by UndertheSun Jan 12, 2018 10:49 AM 932
My Season by ARUBA1334 Sep 4, 2017 10:37 PM 474
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Roll call 2016 by Cuzz4short Nov 8, 2017 12:55 PM 527
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
It's a Dead Heat for 2016! by tveguy3 Aug 18, 2016 4:23 PM 501
Let's see your 2016 MTB's, Intermediates and Border Bearded! by Lestv Jul 31, 2016 6:53 PM 241
What have you ordered so far for the year by creativeclover Oct 6, 2017 5:07 AM 117
"Goners" 2016 by crowrita1 Nov 28, 2016 4:19 PM 1,310

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