Miniature Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Little Bird') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Lowell Baumunk
Year Of Registration: 2009
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2010
Seedling Number: 832
Classification: Miniature Dwarf Bearded (MDB)
Registered Height: 5.5 inches (14 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Variegata
Bloom Color Description: Yellow standards, inner brown haft marks; yellow falls, heavily overlaid milk chocolate brown
Beard Color: Orange yellow
Style Arm Color: White, yellow crests

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
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Ringer X 94MuOD-14: (Muchacha x Orange Dazzler)

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Mid-America Surplus Sale by cbunny41 Sep 23, 2019 10:47 AM 105
My Enchanted Garden 2019 by Dachsylady86 Oct 6, 2019 6:56 PM 444
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What's the allure over Dusky Challenger? by lilpod13 Jul 1, 2019 8:20 PM 38
I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Dec 12, 2019 12:19 AM 525
I'm...going to take a break. by UndyingLight May 9, 2019 3:21 PM 45
Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 Sep 7, 2019 3:36 PM 543
Nothin' Could Be Finer Than to Be In Carolina - 2019 blooms by Lestv Jan 21, 2020 11:52 PM 789
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Jan 25, 2020 2:06 AM 1,065
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Oct 14, 2019 10:04 PM 1,392
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Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Jan 6, 2020 11:00 PM 2,564
Timothy! ......... haven't you learned -- ANYTHING????? by TBMan Dec 14, 2018 10:33 AM 87
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Dec 27, 2019 8:24 AM 723
Iris lovers and pet lovers... by evelyninthegarden Jan 5, 2020 11:05 AM 239
poor form in standards becoming a trend? by DaisyDo Feb 25, 2019 11:54 AM 99
Iris Identification - Hi, I'm new here by UndyingLight Aug 25, 2018 12:09 PM 22
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872

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