Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Australian Rose') in the Irises Database

Common names:
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Also sold as:
Australian RosÉ

Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Michael Sutton
Year Of Registration: 2009
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2010
Seedling Number: V-70-A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (86 cm)
Bloom Season: Late
Very Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Pink
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Primrose yellow standards flushed and veined rose pink; yellow falls, shrimp red veining and shoulders, copper wire rim
Beard Color: Tangerine
Space Age Beard Appendages: Horns
Style Arm Color: Primrose yellow
Fragrance: Slight
Sweet
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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: S-443-A: (Connie Sue x Ghio 98-3F, Applause Line pollen parent) X Bride's Blush
Child plants: one child plant

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Location: Philo, CaliforniaDate: 2017-04-30
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Photo courtesy of Sutton's Iris Gardens
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Location: Philo, CaliforniaDate: 2016-05-01
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Location: Philo, CaliforniaDate: 2016-05-01
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Let's see your pinks by UndertheSun Feb 21, 2019 10:21 PM 82
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
What's your latest (in your region) TB iris to bloom? by TBMan Sep 18, 2018 12:21 AM 110
Breezeway is open for business by grannysgarden Apr 23, 2018 3:09 PM 52
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Mar 17, 2019 3:34 PM 1,719
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
I'm REALLY looking forward to this one!... by janwax Nov 21, 2018 10:00 PM 1,064
2018 Orders by Dachsylady86 Jul 17, 2018 5:56 PM 1,398
Jan's Rustic Garden by janwax Apr 18, 2019 8:00 AM 1,734
Kentucky Showtime by janielouy May 22, 2017 4:00 AM 53
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
Show us your Blended Color irises by tveguy3 Jan 19, 2018 1:38 AM 165
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
Of all the iris you grew for the first time this year, which is your favorite? by ruthschlegel Jun 13, 2016 6:34 PM 113
What have you ordered so far for the year by creativeclover Oct 6, 2017 5:07 AM 117
OK guys it's Fess Up time! by tveguy3 Dec 22, 2017 2:10 PM 801
What iris made you love them by froggardener Mar 25, 2016 7:44 AM 86
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942

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