Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Abundant Blue') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: J. T. Aitken
Year Of Registration: 2010
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2010
Seedling Number: 00T29
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 38 inches (97 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Bloom Color Classification: Light blue
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Bright sky blue
Beard Color: Red
Style Arm Color: Bright sky blue

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: 91T54: (Skyblaze x 85T20: (Vivien x Irene Nelson)) X Stately Art

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Apr 25, 2019 5:49 PM 472
Iris Popularity Poll by bluegrassmom May 15, 2015 12:42 PM 60
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