Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Cardinal Rule') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Joseph Ghio
Year Of Registration: 2010
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2011
Seedling Number: 05-53G5
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Wine
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Claret rosy red, hint of violet around beard
Beard Color: Muted bronze
Style Arm Color: Claret rosy red
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2013

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: 02-316Y4: (Mastery x 00-133J2: (Pennant Fever x U97-20T, unknown)) X 02-240J2, Latte sib

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Nov 14, 2018 12:16 PM 1,446
Some Color comes to Wisconsin! by tveguy3 Jul 18, 2018 9:08 AM 686
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Feb 13, 2019 11:53 PM 1,742
My first red seedling by TBMan Mar 16, 2018 9:08 PM 68
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Ghio introductions flowering at Superstition by Misawa77 Dec 14, 2017 11:56 AM 39
Iris Time in PA by Snork Jun 17, 2017 7:46 AM 201
"Goners" 2017 by UndertheSun Jan 12, 2018 10:49 AM 932
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Let's see your ruffles! by tveguy3 Jan 17, 2017 6:40 AM 169
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
Sharing your best iris pics by bluegrassmom Nov 16, 2016 8:15 AM 154
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Fleurs de Mar by Muddymitts Jun 11, 2016 8:15 PM 452
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
Bloom Season 2015/2016 by ARUBA1334 May 17, 2017 9:56 PM 1,131
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
Iris Talk - What's Your Preference ? by Denman55 Apr 5, 2018 12:18 AM 191
Most Anticipated by janwax Sep 11, 2015 9:29 PM 176
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507

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