Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Solar Drama') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Lesley Painter
Year Of Registration: 2010
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2011
Seedling Number: L03-90B
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37-38 inches (94-97 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Wine
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Variegata
Bloom Color Description: Bright yellow standards; yellow falls overlaid crimson, darkest at shoulders, outer edges blended back to yellow, lightens below beards
Beard Color: Golden yellow
Style Arm Color: Yellow
Fragrance: Spicy

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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: L00-71A: (Country Charm x L98-55A: (Hearthstone x J95-5B: (Wings of Gold x Juan Valdez))) X L99-4C: (Extrovert x Romantic Evening)
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Jun 19, 2019 8:27 PM 859
Napa Iris - What Painters' Irises do you have? New orders? by evelyninthegarden Apr 15, 2019 5:13 PM 46
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Jun 19, 2019 8:23 PM 1,921
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
2018 orders by aikenforflowers May 17, 2018 11:47 PM 32
Bloom 2018 by arilbred May 23, 2018 5:34 AM 80
2018 Orders by Dachsylady86 Jul 17, 2018 5:56 PM 1,398
Superstition Gardens May 7, 2017 by Moiris May 14, 2017 10:43 AM 54
Mother rhizomes...anyone want them? (Done) by UndertheSun Aug 6, 2017 4:25 PM 62
Iris Wish List Below... Trades for daylilies by bluegrassmom Aug 2, 2017 6:37 AM 6
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Napa Iris Garden visit by Calif_Sue Oct 15, 2014 10:57 AM 32
Califrnia Trip by ARUBA1334 May 5, 2012 9:06 AM 20
Blooming Over The Last Few Days by Betja May 31, 2012 10:46 AM 321

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