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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Gerald Richardson
Year Of Registration: 2002
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2002
Seedling Number: 77-56-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (86 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Cream
Violet
Flower Patterns: Broken
Bloom Color Description: Standards blended amber buff, mottled reddish violet streaking; pale buff to light yellow amber falls, heavily streaked and mottled violet
Beard Color: Amber
Style Arm Color: Blended amber buff
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 9b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: 74-31-6: (68-2-17: (Celestial Snow x Blushing Beauty) x Campus Flirt) X 74-73-1: (72-40-2: (San Leandro x Mulberry Rose) x Mulberry Rose)
Child plants: one child plant

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Location: My gardenDate: 2018-04-30
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Location: My gardenDate: 2018-04-30
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Location: My gardenDate: 2018-04-26
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Photo courtesy of Blue J Iris Used with permission.
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