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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Thomas Johnson
Year Of Registration: 2012
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2012
Seedling Number: TZ218AA
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Lavender
White
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: White standards, lavender blue plicata stitched edges; white falls, precise lavender blue plicata edge
Beard Color: Lavender, tipped white
Style Arm Color: Medium blue
Fragrance: Slight
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2015

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Ink Patterns X TW92D: (Crowned Heads x Blackberry Tease)

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Carolina Dreams, 2021 by Lestv Nov 23, 2021 6:03 PM 450
Tiny streaks on falls by Kabby Apr 13, 2021 9:35 PM 14
Why bearded iris? by frankrichards16 Mar 24, 2020 6:24 PM 31
Final year of evaluation before introduction 2021 by TBManOR May 15, 2020 6:58 PM 72
Mid-America Surplus Sale by cbunny41 Sep 23, 2019 10:47 AM 105
I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Dec 12, 2019 12:19 AM 525
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Sep 21, 2021 4:32 PM 3,139
Bloom Out Survey and Problem Solving by William May 31, 2019 3:43 AM 42
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
Mid-America Clearance Sale by Dachsylady86 Sep 29, 2018 5:05 PM 80
Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Jul 28, 2021 2:34 PM 695
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
How soon do seed pods form? by LynnDel Jan 20, 2018 11:16 PM 34
Iris Time in PA by Snork Jun 17, 2017 7:46 AM 201
Jan's Rustic Garden by janwax Nov 22, 2021 1:41 PM 4,181
Iris of the day by gemini_sage Jul 4, 2021 9:21 PM 1,575
Iris Etiquette by crowrita1 May 19, 2017 12:51 PM 104
Visit to Thelma's Iris Garden by Cuzz4short Jul 18, 2016 7:02 PM 161

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