Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Early Look') in the Irises Database

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Give a thumbs up Iris
Give a thumbs up Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris

Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Richard Tasco
Year Of Registration: 2012
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2012
Seedling Number: 02-SDB-11-38
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 10 inches (25 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Cream
Flower Patterns: Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Creamy light yellowish white standards, midrib veined darker; creamy white falls, amber yellow shoulder veins, sulphur yellow area near beards
Beard Color: Based creamy white, tips burnt orange red in throat, golden yellow in middle, creamy white at end
Style Arm Color: Creamy white, milky white ridge and sides
Fragrance: Spicy

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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: 99-SDB-04-18: (96-SDB-13-02: (91-56-10: (Wake Up x Bisbee) x Wizard's Return) x 96-SDB-04: (Wizard's Return sibling x 94-17: (Wizard's Return sibling x 91-56-10))) X Yearling

Maiden bloom, definitely a keeper.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Hillside Happenings '19 by Snork May 23, 2019 7:05 PM 27
Hybridizers and Their Iris by urania1 May 23, 2019 12:35 PM 17
What Did You Lose Over Winter? by evelyninthegarden May 11, 2019 1:46 PM 26
Need help with broken pattern ID TBI by floota May 6, 2019 7:17 AM 13
Monty Byers - What a run he had. How many Byers irises do you have? by UndyingLight May 15, 2019 6:52 AM 16
Steep bank - Can I use Irises as an easy-care ground cover under trees? by Valerie1234 May 1, 2019 3:56 PM 21
Help in Iris ID from Fremont by singhg45 Apr 17, 2019 2:52 PM 7
Iris Blooms-Deep in the Heart of Texas & More by Smyers817 May 4, 2019 10:44 AM 71
Nothin' Could Be Finer Than to Be In Carolina - 2019 blooms by Lestv May 23, 2019 7:39 PM 530
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden May 23, 2019 4:33 PM 656
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden May 23, 2019 4:10 PM 1,055
What Historics are you growing/best growers? by UndyingLight Apr 23, 2019 10:59 PM 111
Bloom Out Survey and Problem Solving by William May 2, 2019 12:52 PM 41
How many bearded irises are you growing? by hippie Mar 18, 2019 11:04 PM 79
How about the little ones? by janwax May 22, 2019 6:51 PM 315
Let's see your pinks by UndertheSun May 22, 2019 11:34 PM 86
Rainbow Iris Farm by hippie Jan 24, 2019 12:26 PM 8
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 19, 2019 12:48 PM 697
winterizing your iris beds by hippie Jan 19, 2019 12:29 PM 25
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat May 23, 2019 8:01 PM 1,529

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