Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Sunset Plaza') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 2008
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2009
Seedling Number: O180-A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 38 inches (97 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Lavender
Peach
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Blended peach-apricot standards deepening toward apricot at edges; peach falls, opalescent overlay of pastel lavender deepening toward lavender signal below beard, hafts rosy brown
Beard Color: Light burnt tangerine

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: M59-1: (Candy Clouds x Poem of Ecstasy) X L185-a: (Decadence x Stop Flirting)

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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