Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Amenti') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Sass
Year Of Registration: 1936
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1936
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)

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: Midgard X Rameses
Child plants: 5 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Merian Gardens in Basel (Bâle) Switzerland by sunnyvalley Apr 5, 2018 12:20 PM 236
A New Bloom Season starts! by tveguy3 Jun 28, 2016 2:20 PM 310
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Show Us Your Blooms - Spring 2015 - Part 1 by Moiris Nov 23, 2015 9:29 AM 2,013
Show us your Colors - Part 10 by Muddymitts Feb 28, 2015 12:34 AM 189
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Final Tallies! by tveguy3 Nov 2, 2014 8:24 PM 1,182
Bearded Irises by midnight21 Jan 27, 2016 11:03 AM 73

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