Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Lest We Forget') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: George Sutton
Year Of Registration: 2007
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2008
Seedling Number: Q36
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37 inches (94 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Mid Late
Late
Rebloom
Rebloom by Zone: Known To Rebloom Zone 6:-10° to 0°
Known To Rebloom Zone 7: 0°-10°
Known To Rebloom Zone 8: 10° to 20°
Bloom Color Classification: Wine
Bloom Color Description: Guardsman red standards; guardsman red falls, hint of yellow wash
Beard Color: Gold
Style Arm Color: Guardsman red, touch of yellow
Foliage: Purple Based
Fragrance: Slight
Spicy
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2012

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: Witch of Endor X Mulberry Echo
Child plants: one child plant

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Love this by Shannon Apr 13, 2015 9:09 AM 4
Tough iris for humid areas by cwwilson3 Sep 8, 2020 8:50 PM 3
Here we go again! NOID # 2!!!!!! by KatsI2 Jul 28, 2020 10:35 PM 3
Your top ten irises.... by evelyninthegarden Jun 15, 2020 12:28 AM 34
red noid by KatsI2 Apr 29, 2020 1:05 PM 3
Year of Wonders by urania1 Jun 1, 2020 6:58 PM 87
Season 2020 by shizen Sep 22, 2020 3:52 PM 1,469
Who among you by DaisyDo May 16, 2020 9:06 PM 24
Crazy idea? by lilpod13 Nov 26, 2019 8:40 AM 22
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Aug 10, 2020 6:20 PM 1,651
How about the little ones? by janwax May 22, 2019 6:51 PM 315
What are your top ten irises from 2018? by evelyninthegarden May 5, 2019 8:28 PM 246
Your most vigorous iris by Hybridizer May 19, 2020 11:26 AM 79
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Your Best Bloomers 2018 by urania1 Jun 10, 2018 9:03 PM 59
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Mar 17, 2019 3:34 PM 1,719
My least favorite iris by LynnDel May 31, 2019 3:45 AM 267
What is your weather today in your iris garden? by evelyninthegarden Aug 20, 2020 11:34 AM 3,251
2018 Orders by Dachsylady86 Oct 15, 2019 7:30 PM 1,402
Red Irises by SherriRaye Aug 13, 2017 6:19 PM 20

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