Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Tango Amigo') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 2007
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2007
Seedling Number: N187-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Tan
Pink
Flower Patterns: Bicolor
Bloom Color Description: Icy pink white standards, deepening to soft pink at midrib; light coffee-chartreuse falls with coffee brown veining
Beard Color: Coffee pink

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
Parentage: Chardonnay and Ice X Reckless in Denim
Child plants: 4 child plants

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Posted by Muddymitts (Western Kentucky - Zone 7a) on May 11, 2014 11:53 AM

Give this beautiful Iris plenty of space -- it loves to increase! In the 18 months between the fall of 2012 when I planted one rhizome, and the spring of 2014 when it bloomed for the first time, it produced 14 increases and is blooming like mad!! Gorgeous Iris!!!

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I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414

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