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: 2 child plants

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Be still my beating heart. by LynNY Jul 13, 2016 4:58 AM 0
Have your seedlings bloomed by Charriet Jul 12, 2019 12:29 AM 26
I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Sep 12, 2019 10:23 PM 472
iris help by sallysmom May 12, 2019 11:59 AM 8
What Did You Lose Over Winter? by evelyninthegarden May 11, 2019 1:46 PM 26
Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 Sep 7, 2019 3:36 PM 543
Zone7 bloom 2019 by arilbred May 14, 2019 8:44 AM 32
Iris Blooms-Deep in the Heart of Texas & More by Smyers817 Jul 26, 2019 9:48 PM 74
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Sep 14, 2019 5:56 PM 969
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2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
I'm Hopeless! by tveguy3 Jan 13, 2019 1:08 PM 67
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Sep 15, 2019 10:55 PM 2,237
Sutton Introductions 2019 by lovemyhouse Jul 4, 2019 5:04 AM 213
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Sep 2, 2019 1:11 PM 669
Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Sep 3, 2019 7:42 AM 449
Mailing Restrictions Within CONUS for Irises? by LizinElizabeth Jul 23, 2018 12:07 AM 17
What are the top iris on your Wish List? by bluegrassmom Jul 23, 2018 5:04 PM 35
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
ID of Iris? by csandt Jun 24, 2018 3:39 AM 20
What's your latest (in your region) TB iris to bloom? by TBMan Sep 18, 2018 12:21 AM 110

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