Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Mighty Cool') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 2001
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2001
Seedling Number: H167-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 38 inches (97 cm)
Bloom Season: Very Early
Rebloom
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Lavender
White
Flower Patterns: Amoena
Bloom Color Description: White standards; blended lavender blue falls lightening slightly toward edge, hafts greenish brown, small bright yellow chevron 1/8" x 1/4" below beard
Beard Color: Bronze
Fragrance: Sweet

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: Louisa's Song X E158-2: (B202-1: (Affaire x Z55-5: (Chocolate Vanilla sibling x sibling)) x B164-1: (Chocolate Vanilla x Electrique))
Child plants: 3 child plants

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