Border Bearded Iris (Iris 'Ballerina Pink') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Paul Black
Year Of Registration: 2010
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2010
Seedling Number: N181B
Classification: Border Bearded (BB)
Registered Height: 27 inches (69 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Laced
Bloom Color Classification: Peach
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Pastel pink standards; creamy pink falls with ivory center and darker pink hafts and edges
Beard Color: Tangerine
Style Arm Color: Pale peach
Fragrance: Slight
Sweet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2012
Award of Merit: 2014
Knowlton Medal: 2017

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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: K53A: (La Valse x Funny Girl) X K59D: (Lotus Land x Keeping up Appearances)

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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: April 22, 2012
By Betja
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Location: My garden in Bakersfield, CADate: April 22, 2012
By Betja
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Plant Events from our members
MunchkinsMom On April 12, 2016 Bloomed
Date Approximate, Started to bloom, probably a few days ago
MunchkinsMom On August 15, 2005 Transplanted
Date Approximate, moved to Large Bed in old round pond
MunchkinsMom On August 15, 1985 Obtained plant
Date Approximate From abandoned home, Planted in Small Bed
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 Jun 15, 2019 5:41 PM 482
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
No Shows 2018 by urania1 Aug 21, 2018 2:27 PM 37
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
2018 Orders by Dachsylady86 Jul 17, 2018 5:56 PM 1,398
A few Arilbreds for trade by brozeus Jul 5, 2017 2:10 PM 3
Lindsay's Blooms by Lbsmitty Aug 1, 2017 3:04 AM 511
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Jun 15, 2019 7:48 PM 16,746
Show us your Colors - Part 7 by Muddymitts Feb 23, 2015 8:26 PM 196
Show me some signs of SPRING! by tveguy3 May 3, 2015 7:41 AM 999
First Buys of 2015 by Lestv Mar 4, 2015 1:36 PM 587
last minute irises by janwax Aug 30, 2014 9:19 AM 56
2013 Spring Bloom Season From Iowa by ARUBA1334 Jan 12, 2014 10:21 AM 104
Let's get this show on the road! by tveguy3 May 25, 2014 2:08 PM 1,561

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