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

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Bryce Williamson
Year Of Registration: 2003
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2006
Seedling Number: 1399-J
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: Golden tan brown standards, midrib flushed butter yellow; butter yellow falls blending to lemon yellow near beard, 3/4" golden tan brown plicata edge, haft brushed henna
Beard Color: Dark yellow orange
Fragrance: Slight
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: Country Rustic X Christina Louise

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Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, CaliforniaDate: 2017-04-26
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Location: Superstition Iris Gardens - Cathey's Valley, CADate: April 18, 2015
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Date: 2014-04-22
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Date: 2014-04-24
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Location: Beaumont Ridge Iris GardensDate: May 15 -- 2014
By TBMan
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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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Still MORE Superstition Iris Garden Pictures! by Misawa77 Jan 1, 2018 12:16 PM 145
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Superstition Iris Gardens 2016 Introductions by Misawa77 Dec 16, 2015 3:20 PM 99
Superstition Iris Gardens Spring 2015 blooms! by Misawa77 Nov 13, 2015 7:09 AM 270
Napa Iris Garden visit by Calif_Sue Oct 15, 2014 10:57 AM 32

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