Intermediate Bearded Iris (Iris 'Ticklish') in the Irises Database

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Give a thumbs up Intermediate Bearded Iris

Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 2008
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2008
Seedling Number: P89-1
Classification: Intermediate Bearded (IB)
Registered Height: 24 inches (61 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Peach
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Peach to mushroom peach, falls overlaid with soft rose lilac wash, hafts tan
Beard Color: Muted violet purple, tangerine in throat

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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: N280-2: (L285-2: (G100-A: (Paint the Scene x Dream Lord) x Ocelot) x Chocolates and Silk) X N135-1: (L19-Y: (J16-6: (Lore x Hoodlum) x Posing) x Flirty)


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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Our Favorite Grey, Beige and Brown irises! by Betja Mar 22, 2012 11:59 AM 14
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