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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: TZ219AA
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Late
Very Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Purple
White
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: White standards, wide blue purple plicata band and line up midrib; white falls, wide blue purple plicata band with center bold striped line
Beard Color: Orange, tipped violet
Fragrance: Slight
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2014

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 98-204Q: ((Charleston x ((Rosarita x ((Rancho Rose x ((68-5A: ((Henna Stitches x (Maricopa x Chinquapin)) x Montage) x Roundup) x 71-43D: (68-17B: (Montage x April Melody) x April Melody))) x Gigolo)) x Power Surge))
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Location: My Garden in Janesville, WIDate: 2016-05-30
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Date: 2014-05-21
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Location: Mid America GardensDate: 2012-06-02
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Location: Mid America GardensDate: 2012-06-04
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Location: my yard
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Location: Cisco, Tx Date: 2020-04-21
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Location: Mid America GardensDate: 2012-06-04
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Location: Mid America GardensDate: 2011-06-02
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Location: Mid America GardensDate: 2012-06-04
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Location: IowaDate: 2013-06-02
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2020 Orders by BlueFlagFan Apr 23, 2020 2:46 AM 286
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Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 Mar 1, 2020 9:50 PM 544
2018 Irises - Purchased and gifted alike! by UndyingLight Aug 20, 2018 8:55 PM 14
I am a newbie here in Pleasant Grove Utah by wisland Jun 18, 2018 10:19 AM 27
My Enchanted Garden 2018 by Dachsylady86 Mar 28, 2019 7:04 PM 716
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Mar 17, 2019 3:34 PM 1,719
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Top Ten picks! by bluegrassmom Jun 13, 2019 8:51 PM 43
My Bloomers are showing too! by tveguy3 Nov 1, 2017 9:30 PM 943
My Season by ARUBA1334 Sep 4, 2017 10:37 PM 474
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
It's a Dead Heat for 2016! by tveguy3 Aug 18, 2016 4:23 PM 501
Looking forward to bloomtime 2016 by Zencat Mar 4, 2016 6:21 PM 608
Bloom Season 2015/2016 by ARUBA1334 May 17, 2017 9:56 PM 1,131
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Oct 26, 2021 11:42 PM 21,243

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