Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Face of an Angel') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Paul Black
Year Of Registration: 2007
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2007
Seedling Number: K91C
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Light blue
White
Flower Patterns: Reverse Amoena
Bloom Color Description: Light icy blue standards; blue white falls
Beard Color: Medium blue, tipped cream
Style Arm Color: Light blue
Foliage: Purple Based
Fragrance: Pronounced
Sweet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2009

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: Quite the Reverse X All Silent

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Comments:
Posted by KentPfeiffer (Southeast Nebraska - Zone 5b) on Mar 22, 2012 8:26 PM

Strong growing, heavy blooming iris with wonderful subtly colored flowers.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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"Goners" 2017 by UndertheSun Jan 12, 2018 10:49 AM 932
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
Roll call 2016 by Cuzz4short Nov 8, 2017 12:55 PM 527
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
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Some clumps shots? by PollyK Jul 5, 2014 7:54 PM 339
Planting Iris for clumping by ge1836 Oct 16, 2012 8:06 AM 87

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