Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Ben's Finale') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Ben Hager, deceased, by Richard Ernst
Year Of Registration: 2009
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2009
Seedling Number: T5920-SiD
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 38 inches (97 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Blue
White
Flower Patterns: Reverse Amoena
Bloom Color Description: Bright deep blue standards, slightly lighter at edges; snow white falls, touch of blue veining on haft
Beard Color: White, yellow in throat
Style Arm Color: Blue
Fragrance: Slight
Sweet

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: T5382BltBld: (T4840#2: (Tinted Crystal x T3702: (Silver Flow x Ruffled Ballet)) x Garden Escort) X T5364WBl/Wh: (T4840BlWh: (Tinted Crystal x T3702: (Silver Flow x Ruffled Ballet)) x Timescape)
Child plants: one child plant

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Posted by KentPfeiffer (Southeast Nebraska - Zone 5b) on Mar 8, 2013 9:52 AM

Sibling to Ethereal Voices

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