Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Caro Nome') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Bob Brown
Year Of Registration: 1968
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1970
Seedling Number: 67-67
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
Bloom Color Description: Campanula violet
Beard Color: Tangerine, tipped blue
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1971
Award of Merit: 1974

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: 6350: ((60-4: (Hall 51-28 x Palomino) x Bright Starlight)) X 63D2: (Oriental Pearl x June Meredith)
Child plants: 18 child plants

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