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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: C. Boswell
Year Of Registration: 1985
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1986
Seedling Number: 181-75-17
Classification: Arilbred
Registered Height: 18 inches (46 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Purple
Bloom Color Description: Medium purple standards, darker at midrib; plum falls, darker at center, light purple edge, small dark purple line signal
Beard Color: Bright yellow
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1988
William Mohr Medal: 1994
Other: William Mohr Award: 1992

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: (Gingerbread Man x I. balkana) X Welcome Reward


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