Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Sun Chic') 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: L03-37E
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37 inches (94 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Laced
Bloom Color Classification: Yellow
Flower Patterns: Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Lemon yellow standards veined darker; bright yellow falls
Beard Color: 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: Overjoyed X Wings of Gold

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Location: Superstition Garden - Cathey's Valley CADate: 2017-05-07
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Location: In a public gardenDate: 2013-05-04
By Calif_Sue
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Location: Napa Iris GardensDate: 2012-05-18
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Location: Napa Iris GardensDate: 2012-05-18
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Mid-America Surplus Sale by cbunny41 Sep 23, 2019 10:47 AM 105
Better Late Than Never.... by LizinElizabeth Jun 23, 2019 7:10 PM 76
I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Dec 12, 2019 12:19 AM 525
White Flower Border by evelyninthegarden May 28, 2019 9:37 PM 39
Nothin' Could Be Finer Than to Be In Carolina - 2019 blooms by Lestv Jan 21, 2020 11:52 PM 789
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Oct 14, 2019 10:04 PM 1,392
Napa Iris - What Painters' Irises do you have? New orders? by evelyninthegarden Apr 15, 2019 5:13 PM 46
winterizing your iris beds by Hybridizer Jan 19, 2019 12:29 PM 25
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Jan 6, 2020 11:00 PM 2,564
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Dec 27, 2019 8:24 AM 723
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
What is your weather today in your iris garden? by evelyninthegarden Jan 19, 2020 3:49 PM 2,837
Wanted: these hard to find irises by BlueFlagFan Aug 1, 2019 11:56 AM 391
Irises 2017: Wet, Cold & Muddy by TBGDN Jul 18, 2017 10:43 AM 124
Superstition Gardens May 7, 2017 by Moiris May 14, 2017 10:43 AM 54
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
Iris Guessing Game Round 6 by IrisLilli Mar 19, 2017 2:22 AM 61
"Goners" 2017 by UndertheSun Jan 12, 2018 10:49 AM 932
Hybridizing Lingo by irisarian Jan 19, 2018 3:39 PM 86

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