Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Sirocco Mist') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 2005
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2005
Seedling Number: M60-9
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 38 inches (97 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Lavender
Pink
Rose
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Greyed pinkish pastel mauve, outpouring of deeper rose lavender on falls
Beard Color: Light burnt tangerine
Fragrance: Pronounced
Musky

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: Candy Clouds X Poem of Ecstasy
Child plants: 5 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 Jul 6, 2019 4:54 AM 518
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Jul 7, 2019 5:31 PM 2,076
Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Jul 11, 2019 6:01 AM 440
Confused Iris 2018 by AndreaD Feb 7, 2018 4:30 PM 17
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Wanted: these hard to find irises by BlueFlagFan Jun 5, 2019 7:53 PM 381
Looking to buy this iris. by iciris Jun 11, 2017 12:08 AM 6
Top Ten picks! by bluegrassmom Jun 13, 2019 8:51 PM 43
A new Wish list for 2016 by janwax May 20, 2016 11:36 AM 574
What Blyth Irises do you have? Which ones do you still want? by tveguy3 Jan 12, 2015 6:00 PM 384
Where did the horns go from my "Rocket Randy" by doglover Jun 16, 2013 8:40 AM 26

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