Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Jealous Guy') in the Irises Database

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Iris
Give a thumbs up Tall Bearded Iris

Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 2009
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2011
Seedling Number: Q84-3
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37 inches (94 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Cream
Lavender
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Coffee tan standards, slight lavender blush at midrib; coffee cream falls lighter toward center, bright lavender blaze below beards
Beard Color: Tango
Fragrance: Pronounced
Sweet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2014

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: O258-2: (Puff the Magic x L169-2: (J230-2: (Enjoy the Party x Kathleen Kay Nelson) x Calling)) X Apricot Already

Image

Photo gallery:
Image
By coboro
Give a thumbs up
Location: in my gardenDate: 2017-05-06
By Calif_Sue
Give a thumbs up
Location: Iowa
By ARUBA1334
Give a thumbs up
Location: San Rafael, CADate: 2017-05-15
By lilpod13
Give a thumbs up
Image
By bramedog
Give a thumbs up
Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, CaliforniaDate: 2017-05-13
By Henhouse
Give a thumbs up
Date: 2015-05-11
By ARUBA1334
Give a thumbs up
Date: 2016-05-11
By arilbred
Give a thumbs up
Location: San Rafael, CADate: 2017-05-15
By lilpod13
Give a thumbs up
Location: Philo, CaliforniaDate: 2018-05-31
By janwax
Give a thumbs up
Location: keppel gardenDate: 2012-06-04
By ARUBA1334
Give a thumbs up
Location: Willamette Valley OregonDate: 2014-05-24
By Patty
Give a thumbs up
Location: in my gardenDate: 2017-05-06
By Calif_Sue
Give a thumbs up
Location: San Rafael, CADate: 2017-05-09
By lilpod13
Give a thumbs up
Location: Schreiners GardensDate: 2012-06-04
By ARUBA1334
Give a thumbs up
Location: Bochnia, PolandDate: 2013-07-20
By barashka
Give a thumbs up
Location: Sacramento, CADate: 2019-04-28
By jigs1968
Give a thumbs up
Location: Catheys Valley CAPhoto courtesy of Superstition Iris Gardens, posted with permissi
By Misawa77
Give a thumbs up
Photo courtesy of Iris Sisters Farm, used with permission
By Calif_Sue
Give a thumbs up
Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, CaliforniaDate: 2018-05-16Jealous Guy (Blyth
By Henhouse
Give a thumbs up
Image
By ARUBA1334
Give a thumbs up
Location: San Rafael, CADate: 2019-05-07There isn't a back drop, just the effect due to late afternoon su
By lilpod13
Give a thumbs up
Location: Keppel gardenDate: 2012-06-01
By ARUBA1334
Give a thumbs up
Location: keppel gardenDate: 2012-06-04
By ARUBA1334
Give a thumbs up
Location: San Rafael, CADate: 2018-05-10
By lilpod13
Give a thumbs up
Location: San Rafael, CADate: 2018-05-13
By lilpod13
Give a thumbs up
Location: San Rafael, CA
By lilpod13
Give a thumbs up

Plant Events from our members
Calif_Sue On May 6, 2017 Bloomed
» Post your own event for this plant

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Love! by stardrifting Jan 3, 2016 4:16 PM 1
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Jun 30, 2019 1:59 PM 898
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Jul 7, 2019 5:31 PM 2,076
Your Best Bloomers 2018 by urania1 Jun 10, 2018 9:03 PM 59
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Mar 17, 2019 3:34 PM 1,719
Trade iris by arilbred Apr 20, 2018 6:40 AM 3
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
I'm REALLY looking forward to this one!... by janwax Nov 21, 2018 10:00 PM 1,064
What is your favorite iris? (that you currently own and have seen in bloom) :) by Grace_smith May 5, 2018 11:40 AM 86
Length of Iris Bloom Season by urania1 Apr 21, 2017 3:21 PM 24
Zone 7 bloom by arilbred May 15, 2017 3:13 PM 89
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
My Season by ARUBA1334 Sep 4, 2017 10:37 PM 474
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Show Us your "Dark Top" irises by tveguy3 Dec 23, 2016 5:13 AM 87
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Bloom 16 zone 7 by arilbred May 30, 2016 10:37 PM 100
What have you ordered so far for the year by creativeclover Oct 6, 2017 5:07 AM 117

« Add a new plant to the database

» Search the Irises Database: by characteristics or by cultivar name

« See the general plant entry for Irises (Iris)

« Visit the Irises forum

« The Irises Database Front Page

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by ge1836 and is called "Delphinium Closeup"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.