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

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Michael Sutton
Year Of Registration: 2009
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2010
Seedling Number: U-174-A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bloom Season: Late
Very Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: White
Wine
Yellow
Bloom Color Description: Yellow standards, white streaks at edge; falls have bright yellow sunburst at beards blending to ruby red, then blending to plum, blue lavender highlights on the lower 3/4 of petal, 1/8" blue rim on upper half of petal, tan rim
Beard Color: Yellow
Style Arm Color: Cream blending to yellow, white crests
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: Special Blend X Claim Jumper
Child plants: 3 child plants

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Be still my beating heart. by LynNY Jul 13, 2016 4:58 AM 0
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Bloomin time comes to Cheese Land by tveguy3 Aug 26, 2020 7:47 PM 942
Final year of evaluation before introduction 2021 by TBManOR May 15, 2020 6:58 PM 72
2020 Orders by BlueFlagFan Apr 23, 2020 2:46 AM 286
Sutton's iris website is open for business by tveguy3 Jan 12, 2020 2:47 PM 10
Season 2020 by shizen Sep 30, 2020 10:55 PM 1,483
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My Enchanted Garden 2019 by Dachsylady86 Oct 6, 2019 6:56 PM 444
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I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Dec 12, 2019 12:19 AM 525
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What Did You Lose Over Winter? by evelyninthegarden Jun 2, 2020 12:12 AM 78
Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 Mar 1, 2020 9:50 PM 544
Zone7 bloom 2019 by arilbred May 14, 2019 8:44 AM 32
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