Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Pretty Edgy') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 2002
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2002
Seedling Number: H59-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Laced
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
White
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: Rosy violet standards, slight white ground; cream white falls, 3/4" rosy violet stitched band, stippling and dotting extending inward
Beard Color: Bronze gold
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: Somersault X C239-b: (Z79-2: (Swain x Rustler) x A138-2: (Billows x X127-1: ((Hush at Twilight x ((Love Chant x Festive Skirt) x (Caramba x Pink Ember))) x (Edna's Wish x Orangerie))))
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Photo gallery:
Location: Southeast IndianaDate: 2014-05-27tall bearded iris 'Pretty Edgy'
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Location: Napa Iris GardensDate: 2012-05-18
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Location: Iowa
By ARUBA1334
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Your Best Bloomers 2018 by urania1 Jun 10, 2018 9:03 PM 59
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
Favorite Iris added to the garden this year. by Boxergirl Sep 4, 2015 11:40 AM 74
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
What's on your wish list so far? by tveguy3 Jan 6, 2015 3:29 PM 434
Napa Iris Garden visit by Calif_Sue Oct 15, 2014 10:57 AM 32

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