Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Orangutan Orange') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Brad Kasperek
Year Of Registration: 2009
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2009
Seedling Number: 1B-346C
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Orange
Peach
Silver/Grey
Flower Patterns: Broken
Bloom Color Description: Peach blend of yellow orange and orange, light streaking; red orange falls streaked silver white
Beard Color: Tangerine orange
Style Arm Color: Orange
Fragrance: Slight
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2012
Award of Merit: 2015

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
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: Cheetah Cheese X Tanzanian Tangerine

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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What are your top ten irises from 2018? by evelyninthegarden Mar 1, 2019 9:03 AM 242
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Your best performing irises for 2016 are?? by bluegrassmom Aug 25, 2016 2:04 AM 55
Show Us Your Blooms - Spring 2015 - Part 1 by Moiris Nov 23, 2015 9:29 AM 2,013
What's on your wish list so far? by tveguy3 Jan 6, 2015 3:29 PM 434
Visit an accredited Iris Show...... by Paul2032 May 28, 2014 11:08 AM 21
Orange and yellow seem like nice colors for irises by tveguy3 Apr 23, 2014 11:16 AM 321
Blooming in my Utah garden....May 16 by Paul2032 May 17, 2012 8:03 PM 6
Favorite Oranges and Apricots by Betja Apr 10, 2012 5:12 AM 26
So I know I should be dividing my iris now. by Newyorkrita Aug 18, 2014 3:22 PM 88

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