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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Michael Sutton
Year Of Registration: 2010
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2011
Seedling Number: U-142
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 32 inches (81 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Rebloom
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Black
Blue
Flower Patterns: Neglecta
Bloom Color Description: Blue violet standards, 1/2" brown rim; black falls
Beard Color: Brick
Style Arm Color: Blue violet
Fragrance: Pronounced
Spicy
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2013
Award of Merit: 2016

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: S-489: (Snow Melt x Ghio 98-3F, Applause Line pollen parent) X S-481: (Connie Sue x Ghio 98-3F)
Child plants: one child plant

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Date: 2019-05-15
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By iciris
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Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2017-05-13
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Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2017-05-19
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Date: 2019-05-10
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Date: 2020-05-05
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Location: Sacramento, CADate: April 11, 2018
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Date: 2019-05-15
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Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, CaliforniaDate: 2019-04-15Edge of the World (Sutton
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Date: 2018-05-08
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Location: Iowa
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Location: My Garden in Janesville, WIDate: 2014-05-30
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Location: IowaDate: 2013-05-27
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Location: My GardenDate: 2016-03-19
By Calif_Sue
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Location: San Rafael, CADate: 2018-05-02
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Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, CaliforniaDate: 2019-04-15Edge of the World (Sutton
By Henhouse
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Location: My Garden in Janesville, WIDate: 2014-05-30
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Location: My Garden in Janesville, WIDate: 2014-05-30
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Location: San Rafael, CADate: 2020-04-13
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Location: Sacramento, CADate: April 11, 2018
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Location: IowaDate: 2013-05-31
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Location: Catheys Valley CAPhoto courtesy of Superstition Iris Gardens, posted with permissi
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Location: Cisco, Tx Date: 2021-04-24
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: 2013-04-07
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Date: 2013-05-17EDGE OF THE WORLD
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Plant Events from our members
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Does 4 months of consecutive bloom appeal to you? by marysp May 10, 2021 1:47 AM 16
id. by KatsI2 Nov 10, 2020 7:49 PM 6
Seedling Feedback Please! by Australis Oct 19, 2021 1:15 PM 74
my first seedlings by Serjio Jul 28, 2021 12:50 PM 288
Mike Sutton Needs Edge of the World rhizomes--gopher issue! by Grace_smith Sep 13, 2020 6:56 AM 9
Tall bearded Iris record by Martiehug123 Dec 17, 2020 1:31 AM 48
Bloomin time comes to Cheese Land by tveguy3 Apr 25, 2021 5:09 PM 1,002
2020 Orders by BlueFlagFan Apr 23, 2020 2:46 AM 286
Mid-America Surplus Sale by cbunny41 Sep 23, 2019 10:47 AM 105
I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Dec 12, 2019 12:19 AM 525
2019 Bloom has started - Daisy's Garden by DaisyDo Jun 7, 2019 7:29 PM 80
What Did You Lose Over Winter? by evelyninthegarden Jun 2, 2020 12:12 AM 78
Mosaic Virus in Irises by FullyWashable Nov 27, 2019 6:04 AM 33
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Dec 23, 2020 10:17 PM 1,678
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Sep 21, 2021 4:32 PM 3,139
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Oct 10, 2020 11:10 PM 871
Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Jul 28, 2021 2:34 PM 695
Any interest in TLC / Beginner Boxes? by Polymerous Aug 7, 2018 3:08 PM 12
First Seen in My Colorado Garden by LizinElizabeth Aug 11, 2018 11:07 AM 41
Black list by lilpod13 May 26, 2018 3:03 PM 28

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