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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Larry Lauer
Year Of Registration: 1995
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1996
Seedling Number: L89-78-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Bloom Color Classification: Orchid
Bloom Color Description: Orchid
Beard Color: White, tipped yellow

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
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: L86-34-1: (Brandy x Roselene) X Opening Act
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
Show us your Colors................... by Muddymitts Dec 15, 2020 8:15 PM 1,828

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