Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Ballerina Queen') 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: O180-2
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 33 inches (83 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Lavender
Pink
Violet
Bloom Color Description: Light coral pink standards; pinkish violet falls with silvery cast and spreading lavender flash below beards
Beard Color: Tangerine
Fragrance: Pronounced
Sweet

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: M59-1: (Candy Clouds x Poem of Ecstasy) X L185-a: (Decadence x Stop Flirting)
Child plants: 4 child plants

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Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2018-05-16
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Location: IowaDate: 2013-06-15
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Location: My Garden in Janesville, WIDate: 2014-06-05
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Photo courtesy of Iris Sisters Farm, used with permission
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Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2016-05-15
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Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2016-05-16
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Location: Mid America GardensDate: 2011-06-01
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Location: keppel gardenDate: 2012-06-04
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
No Shows 2018 by urania1 Aug 21, 2018 2:27 PM 37
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 got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
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
What have you ordered so far for the year by creativeclover Oct 6, 2017 5:07 AM 117
"Goners" 2016 by crowrita1 Nov 28, 2016 4:19 PM 1,310
The Blyth bed by arilbred Aug 23, 2017 5:56 AM 46
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
Recognizing the Hybridizers work. by Paul2032 Mar 13, 2018 5:36 PM 718
Bloom Season 2015/2016 by ARUBA1334 May 17, 2017 9:56 PM 1,131
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
A new Wish list for 2016 by janwax May 20, 2016 11:36 AM 574
And the winner is??? by tveguy3 Aug 21, 2015 5:35 PM 750
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Apr 23, 2019 8:53 AM 16,258
Show us your Colors - Part 7 by Muddymitts Feb 23, 2015 8:26 PM 196
Iris by the alphabet by Muddymitts Jan 18, 2015 9:01 AM 313
What Blyth Irises do you have? Which ones do you still want? by tveguy3 Jan 12, 2015 6:00 PM 384

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