Border Bearded Iris (Iris 'Bimini') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Bob Brown
Year Of Registration: 1984
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1985
Seedling Number: 81-29
Classification: Border Bearded (BB)
Registered Height: 25-27 inches (64-69 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Fluted
Bloom Color Classification: Lavender
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Medium lavender, shoulders of falls darker lavender
Beard Color: Yellow
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1987
Award of Merit: 1992

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
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Merry Tune X Carriage Trade


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Bloom is busting out all over............. by Paul2032 Jul 2, 2014 2:04 PM 671
Blooming in my Utah garden....May 16 by Paul2032 May 17, 2012 8:03 PM 6

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