Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Action Packed') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Paul Black
Year Of Registration: 2011
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2011
Seedling Number: 0177C
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Mid Late
Late
Very Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Black
Gold
White
Wine
Bloom Color Description: White standards washed light tan gold, prominent medium wine veining from edge inward to midribs, medium wine rim; purple black falls, beard surrounded by white rays
Beard Color: Violet, tipped orange
Style Arm Color: Light tan-gold, violet ridge, upper crest wine, alternating wine and gold stripes below
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2013
Award of Merit: 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
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Magic Masquerade X L157C: (I98A: (Sensual Elegance x Romantic Evening) x Snowed In)

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Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, CaliforniaDate: 2016-05-13
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Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, CaliforniaDate: 2016-05-05
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Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2017-05-23
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Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2017-05-23
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Location: Mid America GardensDate: 2012-06-04
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Location: Mid America GardensDate: 2012-06-01
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Location: WashingtonDate: 2016-05-22
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Location: Willamette Valley Oregon
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Dec 29, 2018 9:37 AM 235
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Nov 14, 2018 12:16 PM 1,446
No Shows 2018 by urania1 Aug 21, 2018 2:27 PM 37
2018 Orders by Dachsylady86 Jul 17, 2018 5:56 PM 1,398
Anyone recognize this one......? by Paul2032 May 26, 2017 1:30 PM 9
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
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
OK guys it's Fess Up time! by tveguy3 Dec 22, 2017 2:10 PM 801
Mid-America is open! by janwax Feb 23, 2016 3:24 AM 77
Superstition Iris Gardens 2016 Introductions by Misawa77 Dec 16, 2015 3:20 PM 99
My rhizome has no fans.... by Denman55 Aug 23, 2015 3:46 AM 22
Trades? by Henhouse Jun 25, 2015 8:27 AM 47
how does one get into trading on here by irisfirefighter Apr 25, 2018 6:14 PM 110
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Jan 15, 2019 11:33 PM 15,217
Show Us Your Blooms - Spring 2015 - Part 1 by Moiris Nov 23, 2015 9:29 AM 2,013
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Jan 17, 2019 4:55 AM 16,572
Paul Black irises you added this year and/or have by tveguy3 Jan 10, 2015 7:34 PM 253
Rhizomes arrived - very pleased by janwax Apr 9, 2017 7:45 AM 624
Some of your favorite Purple or Violet irises by tveguy3 May 3, 2014 4:51 PM 365

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