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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Bryan Spoon by Donald Spoon
Year Of Registration: 2011
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2011
Seedling Number: 2003-B42VAR
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Bloom Color Classification: Cream
Violet
White
Flower Patterns: Broken
Bloom Color Description: Pale yellow green standards, lavender streaks and blue splashes; light jade falls, darker jade streaks and splashes, purple centers on white wedges, golden yellow hafts
Beard Color: Golden yellow
Style Arm Color: Pale yellow green, lavender streaks and blue splashes
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2015

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Millennium Falcon X self
Child plants: one child plant

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Season 2020 by shizen Jan 3, 2021 6:48 PM 1,775
I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Dec 12, 2019 12:19 AM 525
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2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
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Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
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Question for the hybridizers by Polymerous Feb 19, 2019 10:36 PM 404
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169

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