Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Outspoken') 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: P187F
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 12 inches (30 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Wine
Flower Patterns: Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Dark beetroot standards, darker midrib to lighter margins, dark blue black texture veins; black cherry falls, slightly lighter rim
Beard Color: Dark tangerine
Style Arm Color: Tan edges, dark beetroot crests and midribs, crests veined dark blue-black
Fragrance: Slight
Musky
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2013
Award of Merit: 2016

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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: M251A: (J392A: (F240A, Subtle pollen parent, x Minidragon) x J282C: (D144B: (Tweety Bird x Hot Jazz) x Brash)) X Chemistry
Child plants: 3 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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