Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Simply Sensational') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Thomas Johnson
Year Of Registration: 2007
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2007
Seedling Number: Tu62B
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (86 cm)
Bloom Season: Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Laced
Bloom Color Classification: Orchid
White
Bloom Color Description: Icy lavender white standards, slight lavender flush at base and midribs; blowzy snow white falls, fine greenish texture veins over centers
Beard Color: Violet white, tipped coral
Fragrance: Sweet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 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: Fogbound X Heaven
Child plants: 6 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Nearly identical irises... by evelyninthegarden May 26, 2018 7:46 PM 92
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
A new Wish list for 2016 by janwax May 20, 2016 11:36 AM 574
What's on your wish list so far? by tveguy3 Jan 6, 2015 3:29 PM 434
How about some neutrals by ge1836 Apr 4, 2014 10:47 PM 26
new iris by arilbred Oct 7, 2013 9:09 AM 53
OK, let's get Tom Johnson's list going, by tveguy3 Nov 11, 2014 8:11 AM 26

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