Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Chocolatte') in the Irises Database

Common names:
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Also sold as:
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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: L05-134B
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (86 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Mid Late
Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Cream
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: Chocolate brown tinted red standards over cream touched yellow ground, brown center stripe on midrib; 1/2" chocolate brown plicata edge on falls over cream with hints of yellow ground, brown center stripe
Beard Color: Antique gold
Style Arm Color: Bronzy chocolate brown
Fragrance: Sweet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2013
Award of Merit: 2017

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: Drama Queen X unknown

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