Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Electric Candy') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 2010
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2011
Seedling Number: Q19-3
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Lavender
Violet
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Lavender standards with 1/4" beige lavender edge and darker beige lavender midrib; reddish violet falls with 1/4" lavender edge and large violet blaze below beards
Beard Color: Mustard yellow
Fragrance: Pronounced
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: Bollywood X Keppel 02-169C: (Hold My Hand x Decadence)
Child plants: 4 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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stunning!!! by virginiarose Oct 5, 2020 11:29 AM 4
2020 Iris Virus Blooms by Lbsmitty Jul 20, 2020 11:56 AM 135
Bloomin time comes to Cheese Land by tveguy3 Oct 30, 2020 9:17 PM 962
2019 Seedlings by KentPfeiffer Apr 9, 2020 1:44 AM 201
I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Dec 12, 2019 12:19 AM 525
Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 Mar 1, 2020 9:50 PM 544
Nothin' Could Be Finer Than to Be In Carolina - 2019 blooms by Lestv Jan 21, 2020 11:52 PM 789
What are your top ten irises from 2018? by evelyninthegarden May 5, 2019 8:28 PM 246
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
Some Color comes to Wisconsin! by tveguy3 Jul 18, 2018 9:08 AM 686
Bloom 2018 by arilbred May 23, 2018 5:34 AM 80
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
I'm REALLY looking forward to this one!... by janwax Nov 21, 2018 10:00 PM 1,064
2018 Orders by Dachsylady86 Oct 15, 2019 7:30 PM 1,402
Iris ordering season has begun!...Is it really that time already??? by Dachsylady86 Dec 1, 2017 11:37 AM 52
Jan's Rustic Garden by janwax Nov 16, 2020 12:06 PM 3,081
Zone 7 bloom by arilbred May 15, 2017 3:13 PM 89
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
Iris Guessing Game Round 6 by IrisLilli Mar 19, 2017 2:22 AM 61

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