Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'El Greco') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Lowell Baumunk
Year Of Registration: 2009
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2010
Seedling Number: 2124N
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 33 inches (84 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Gold
Violet
Flower Patterns: Luminata
Bloom Color Description: Bright gold standards, slight violet wash; bright gold falls heavily overlaid red violet, gold edge, gold around beard
Beard Color: Gold, light gold at end
Style Arm Color: Bright gold, slight violet wash
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2012

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
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: County of Kent X High Master
Child plants: 4 child plants

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