Intermediate Bearded Iris (Iris 'Smuggler') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Harold Stahly
Year Of Registration: 2004
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2004
Seedling Number: 98-1
Classification: Intermediate Bearded (IB)
Registered Height: 24 inches (61 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Bloom Color Classification: Wine
Flower Patterns: Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Deep red, falls sooty red in centers, edges red
Beard Color: Very deep red brown
Style Arm Color: Deep red

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: Charger X In the Red

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