Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Cafe Mocha') in the Irises Database

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Also sold as:
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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Denise Stewart
Year Of Registration: 2010
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2011
Seedling Number: 100-04
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 13 inches (33 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Wine
Flower Patterns: Bicolor
Bloom Color Description: Straw standards, deeper at base; straw falls with mahogany red spot, hafts veined lighter
Beard Color: Light blue
Style Arm Color: Straw, burgundy red midrib
Foliage: Purple Based
Fragrance: Slight

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: Cat's Eye X Chanted

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