Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Fly Your Colors') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Paul Black
Year Of Registration: 2008
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2008
Seedling Number: L100B
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Laced
Bloom Color Classification: Tan
Gold
Violet
Wine
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Metallic slate purple standards blending upward to bronze tan; brassy gold falls richly overlaid dark claret at hafts and rouged spot extending 3/4 of the way outward, fine network of white veins over hafts, circular blue violet flash at end of beards
Beard Color: Orange
Style Arm Color: Brassy gold, crests veined plum purple
Fragrance: Slight
Spicy
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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Berry Scary X I104A: (Making Memories x Bachelor Party)
Child plants: one child plant

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Overrated/Underrated Irises by UndyingLight Jun 19, 2019 8:29 AM 66
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Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Jan 6, 2020 11:00 PM 2,564
poor form in standards becoming a trend? by DaisyDo Feb 25, 2019 11:54 AM 99
Some realizations about awards by LynNY Jun 30, 2018 5:38 PM 45
My Enchanted Garden 2018 by Dachsylady86 Mar 28, 2019 7:04 PM 716
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
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"Goners" 2017 by UndertheSun Jan 12, 2018 10:49 AM 932
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Irises Are Starting by Hemlady Jun 4, 2016 10:28 AM 54
Looking forward to bloomtime 2016 by Zencat Mar 4, 2016 6:21 PM 608
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
Which Irises have you parted ways with and why? by tveguy3 Apr 17, 2017 9:40 PM 256
Cory's 2016 Wish list by irisfirefighter Jan 3, 2016 4:34 PM 25
My Very First Iris Blooms by Hemlady Jun 10, 2015 6:26 AM 82
Blooming in Kentucky - 2015 by Muddymitts May 29, 2016 3:59 AM 367
Show us your Colors - Part 8 by Muddymitts Feb 24, 2015 8:54 AM 191
Show us your Colors - Part 2 by Muddymitts Feb 22, 2015 10:34 AM 819

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