Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Head Over Heels') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 2010
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2011
Seedling Number: R60-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Very Very Early
Very Early
Early
Early Mid
Mid
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Pink
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Softest pastel pink standards, slightly deeper at base; softest pastel pink falls, slightly deeper at hafts, faint creamy area around beard
Beard Color: White base tipped tangerine pink, 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 9b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: O16-A: (Louisa's Song x Keppel 99-43C: (Last Laugh x 95-52C: (Braggadocio x Romantic Evening))) X Treasured
Child plants: 10 child plants

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Date: 2015-05-11
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Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2019-05-15
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Location: My Garden in Fort Worth, TXDate: 2020-04-06
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Location: Keppel gardenDate: 2012-06-01
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Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2019-05-15
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Location: My Garden in Fort Worth, TXDate: 2020-04-06
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Location: My Garden in Fort Worth, TXDate: 2020-04-06
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Location: IowaDate: 2013-05-26
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Location: Keppel gardenDate: 2012-06-04
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Location: Keppel gardenDate: 2012-06-01
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Location: Keppel gardenDate: 2012-06-04
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Location: IowaDate: 2013-05-27
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Photo courtesy of Iris Sisters Farm, used with permission
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Location: Catheys Valley CaliforniaPhoto courtesy of Superstition Iris Gardens, posted with permissi
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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ADVICE: SMALL, PURPLE, and TENACIOUS... for a 6 Year Old by MamaFan Dec 28, 2020 9:52 PM 20
Iris visit by Rebekah May 18, 2019 9:10 AM 69
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Dec 23, 2020 10:17 PM 1,678
Let's see your pinks by UndertheSun May 22, 2019 11:34 PM 86
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Mar 20, 2020 9:08 PM 502
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
"Goners" 2018 by William Oct 19, 2018 6:44 PM 590
Still MORE Superstition Iris Garden Pictures! by Misawa77 Jan 1, 2018 12:16 PM 145
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Color Mixing by Dachsylady86 Jan 20, 2017 2:51 PM 231
Why is it always the ones you want the most............. by Muddymitts May 2, 2016 4:18 PM 90
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
Superstition Iris Garden's 2016 Introductions by Misawa77 Dec 6, 2016 10:10 AM 276
Bloom Season 2015/2016 by ARUBA1334 May 17, 2017 9:56 PM 1,131
Superstition Iris Gardens 2016 Introductions by Misawa77 Dec 16, 2015 3:20 PM 99
Iris Sisters Sale - Mostly Barry Blyth - eBay by yadah_tyger Nov 18, 2015 8:56 AM 263
Mom and I She is the one responsible for my love of gardening. by bluegrassmom Sep 6, 2015 9:05 PM 16

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