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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Mark Grumbine
Year Of Registration: 2006
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2009
Seedling Number: MG04-425-2
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (86 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Laced
Bloom Color Classification: Pink
Flower Patterns: Bitone
Bloom Color Description: White standards heavily infused medium pink; medium pink falls, bluish cast blending to pinkish white on edges and maroon veins on shoulders
Beard Color: Light orange, orange red in throat
Fragrance: Slight
Spicy

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Happenstance X Fancy Woman
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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My 2019 Northern Blooms by Lbsmitty Jun 29, 2019 10:06 PM 199
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Let's see your ruffles! by tveguy3 Jan 17, 2017 6:40 AM 169
Bonnie's Bloomers ~ 2016 by grannysgarden Oct 9, 2016 1:00 AM 731
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
good fertilizer for irises by creativeclover Aug 1, 2018 10:22 PM 45
bonnie's blooms ~ 2015 by grannysgarden May 7, 2015 1:33 PM 425
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