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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Marvin Davis
Year Of Registration: 2006
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2006
Seedling Number: N2-E88-D
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 33 inches (84 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Lavender
Silver/Grey
Violet
White
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Greyed ochre standards, violet infusion in centers; parchment white falls becoming ochre at edges, heavy lavender infusion in center
Beard Color: White, tipped yellow orange
Style Arm Color: Brownish lavender
Fragrance: Slight
Spicy

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Inga Ivey X Honky Tonk Blues
Child plants: 3 child plants

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Location: Durham, NCDate: 2016-05-27
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Location: Durham, NCDate: 2016-05-25
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Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2020-06-01
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Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2020-06-01
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Location: Michigan-my gardenDate: Spring 2021
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Location: IowaDate: 2013-06-09
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Date: 2009-05-24Photo courtesy of Napa Country Iris Garden
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Location: Michigan-my gardenDate: June 6, 2017
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Packer land posies! by tveguy3 Oct 14, 2021 4:34 AM 413
Bloomin time comes to Cheese Land by tveguy3 Apr 25, 2021 5:09 PM 1,002
Bloom irregularity by ttkc4704 May 16, 2020 5:21 PM 27
Mid-America Surplus Sale by cbunny41 Sep 23, 2019 10:47 AM 105
Mid-May at Mid-America by Lestv Feb 23, 2020 10:11 PM 234
Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 Mar 1, 2020 9:50 PM 544
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
Mid-America Clearance Sale by Dachsylady86 Sep 29, 2018 5:05 PM 80
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Some Color comes to Wisconsin! by tveguy3 Jul 18, 2018 9:08 AM 686
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
Green and Gifted Tall Bearded Iris Hybridizer question by lilpod13 Jul 19, 2017 2:48 PM 7
Iris Time in PA by Snork Jun 17, 2017 7:46 AM 201
Lindsay's Blooms by Lbsmitty Aug 1, 2017 3:04 AM 511
My Bloomers are showing too! by tveguy3 Nov 1, 2017 9:30 PM 943
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Show Us your "Dark Top" irises by tveguy3 Dec 23, 2016 5:13 AM 87
Celebrating Tempo Two Irises! by IrisLilli Dec 19, 2016 2:44 PM 72
Iris of the day by gemini_sage Jul 4, 2021 9:21 PM 1,575
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756

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