Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Peggy Sue') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Larry Lauer
Year Of Registration: 2006
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2006
Seedling Number: 2012-21R
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (86 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Mid Late
Late
Rebloom
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Pink
Flower Patterns: Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Dawn pink standards; orient pink falls
Beard Color: Mandarin red
Style Arm Color: Venetian pink
Fragrance: Pronounced
Sweet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2008
Award of Merit: 2010

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: Pink Attraction X 841-3: (528: (91-231-4: (86-34: (Brandy x Roselene) x Triple Whammy) x Competitive Edge) x Hager 6280: (Silicon Prairie x Behold a Lady))
Child plants: one child plant

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UndyingLight From October 12, 2018 to November 9, 2018 Obtained plant
Planted October 12th, 2018
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden May 22, 2019 9:32 PM 655
Let's see your pinks by UndertheSun May 22, 2019 11:34 PM 86
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight May 22, 2019 11:19 PM 577
Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Apr 1, 2019 6:39 AM 358
Any interest in TLC / Beginner Boxes? by Polymerous Aug 7, 2018 3:08 PM 12
Sooo hot ........... :crying: by TBMan Aug 1, 2018 4:34 AM 79
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
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
I'm REALLY looking forward to this one!... by janwax Nov 21, 2018 10:00 PM 1,064
2018 Orders by Dachsylady86 Jul 17, 2018 5:56 PM 1,398
Seedling :) by Rebekah Jan 22, 2018 9:57 AM 22
Song Title Irises by Garden10 May 19, 2017 9:22 PM 33
Lessons we have learned from the iris garden this season (2017) by Polymerous May 10, 2017 4:36 AM 19
Lindsay's Blooms by Lbsmitty Aug 1, 2017 3:04 AM 511
My Enchanted Garden by Dachsylady86 Jan 30, 2018 5:14 PM 959
California Bloom Season 2017 by AndreaD Jul 11, 2017 2:15 PM 97
"Goners" 2017 by UndertheSun Jan 12, 2018 10:49 AM 932
Story Time by Polymerous Jan 17, 2017 7:35 AM 52
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789

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