Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Sugar Bomb') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 2007
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2007
Seedling Number: M27-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 45 inches (114 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Cream
White
Bloom Color Description: White standards, cream influence, deepening at midrib; white falls, more cream, lemon on hafts
Beard Color: Bright lemon yellow
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: Sea Power X Poem of Ecstasy
Child plants: 6 child plants

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Location: Durham, NCDate: 2017-04-28
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Location: Durham, NCDate: 2017-04-30
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Location: IowaDate: 2013-05-31
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Location: God's Garden - Atwater CADate: May 6, 2015
By Moiris
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Location: IowaDate: 2013-06-03
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Location: keppel gardenDate: 2011-06-01
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Photo courtesy of Iris Sisters Farm, used with permission
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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What white Irises do you have in your garden? by evelyninthegarden Sep 22, 2020 8:24 PM 69
Mid-America Clearance Sale by Dachsylady86 Sep 29, 2018 5:05 PM 80
Carolina Iris season 2017 - Let the blooms begin! by Lestv Feb 2, 2018 10:00 PM 1,503
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Bloom Season 2016 - Part 2 by Lestv Jan 21, 2019 9:53 PM 1,323
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
Looking for these Iris by LynnG Aug 30, 2015 5:23 PM 14
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Oct 19, 2020 8:53 PM 19,387
Show us your Colors................... by Muddymitts Feb 14, 2015 8:21 AM 1,821
What Blyth Irises do you have? Which ones do you still want? by tveguy3 Jan 12, 2015 6:00 PM 384
Final Tallies! by tveguy3 Nov 2, 2014 8:24 PM 1,182
How about some neutrals by ge1836 Apr 4, 2014 10:47 PM 26
2013 Spring Bloom Season From Iowa by ARUBA1334 Jan 12, 2014 10:21 AM 104
What new Blyth Irises did you add this year? by tveguy3 Oct 23, 2012 3:34 AM 70
Evaluating New Irises by KentPfeiffer Oct 13, 2011 6:31 PM 8

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