Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Splatter Matters') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: John Painter
Year Of Registration: 2009
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2010
Seedling Number: J04-14A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
White
Flower Patterns: Broken
Bloom Color Description: Dark pansy violet standards, streaked mottled white and aster violet; falls same but more heavily marked than standards
Beard Color: Mixed violet and white, yellow in throat
Style Arm Color: Dark pansy violet
Fragrance: Slight
Spicy
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2013
Award of Merit: 2016

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: Jumpin Jack Flash X Telepathy
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Tall Bearded iris - Splatter Matters by julieseward1 Jul 6, 2019 11:04 AM 12
I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Dec 12, 2019 12:19 AM 525
Newbie planning an iris bed by julieseward1 May 12, 2019 4:18 PM 34
Napa Iris - What Painters' Irises do you have? New orders? by evelyninthegarden Apr 15, 2019 5:13 PM 46
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Jan 26, 2020 5:51 PM 463
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
Top 10 most wanted list for next year by UndertheSun Oct 29, 2017 3:27 AM 288
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
Cory's 2016 Wish list by irisfirefighter Jan 3, 2016 4:34 PM 25
irisfirefighter's wanted list by irisfirefighter Feb 13, 2016 4:05 PM 19
Starting iris seeds. by tveguy3 Jun 22, 2019 9:59 AM 507
Napa Iris Garden visit by Calif_Sue Oct 15, 2014 10:57 AM 32

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