Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Toast of the Town') 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: P35B
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bloom Season: Late
Very Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Laced
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
White
Flower Patterns: Reverse Amoena
Bloom Color Description: Medium dark slate blue violet standards blending to medium light blue violet in outer 1/3 becoming light blue white, darker texture veins; falls open icy lavender white, age to white, grey white texture veins
Beard Color: Tangerine in throat, white base tipped medium tangerine in middle, white at end
Style Arm Color: Medium blue violet, lighter blue violet edges
Fragrance: Slight
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 9b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Oklahoma Centennial X Paris Fashion

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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After well nigh 50 years of growing iris .................. by TBMan Jun 17, 2018 8:48 AM 87
What's your latest (in your region) TB iris to bloom? by TBMan Sep 18, 2018 12:21 AM 110
Companion Thread for "The Chisholm Trail" and the "Cow Town Capers" by tveguy3 Apr 4, 2018 2:44 PM 306
Paul Black irises you added this year and/or have by tveguy3 Jan 10, 2015 7:34 PM 253
wanda rezac's list part 2 s-z by irisawe Oct 23, 2017 7:04 AM 20

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