Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Blueberry Fudge') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Gerald Richardson
Year Of Registration: 2009
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2010
Seedling Number: 03-2-2
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 46 inches (117 cm)
Bloom Season: Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
Flower Patterns: Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Red violet standards, thin lighter edge; blue tinged violet falls, redder at hafts
Beard Color: Violet, bronze at end
Style Arm Color: Red, violet red midribs
Fragrance: Slight
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2013

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: Diabolique X 99-42-4: (96-62-1: (94-9-1: (Hello Darkness x He-Man Blues) x Wide Hips) x 96-UT-1, parentage unknown)


Photo gallery:
Location: IowaDate: 2012-05-06
By ARUBA1334
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Location: At Napa Iris GardensDate: 2014-04-26
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Location: Beaumont Ridge Iris GardensDate: May 18th 2016
By TBMan
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Date: 2013-12-15Photo courtesy of Napa Country Iris Garden
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Location: Michigan-my gardenDate: June 6, 2017
By Lbsmitty
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: April 22, 2012
By Betja
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: April 22, 2011
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: 2013-04-26
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
Final Sale for Snowpeak Iris before compost by lovemyhouse Mar 13, 2015 12:08 PM 15
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Final Tallies! by tveguy3 Nov 2, 2014 8:24 PM 1,182
Iris have started to bloom here in my garden by Newyorkrita May 29, 2012 11:06 AM 119
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