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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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Special Blend X Claim Jumper
Child plants: 3 child plants

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I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Dec 12, 2019 12:19 AM 525

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