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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Schreiner
Year Of Registration: 2011
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2011
Seedling Number: RR 1643-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 40 inches (102 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
White
Flower Patterns: Amoena
Bloom Color Description: White standards; hyacinth blue falls
Beard Color: Yellow, white at end
Style Arm Color: White

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: Parentage unknown

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Are these irises vigorous or slow gowing? by LolaTasmania Jan 18, 2021 9:15 PM 12
Season 2020 by shizen Jan 3, 2021 6:48 PM 1,775
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Dec 23, 2020 10:17 PM 1,678
How many of Joseph Ghio's irises do you have? by janwax Mar 22, 2019 9:00 PM 88
Let's see your pinks by UndertheSun May 22, 2019 11:34 PM 86
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Apr 1, 2021 4:30 AM 611
How many varieties of iris do you grow? by TBMan Sep 10, 2020 6:59 AM 98
It started in Illinois! by crowrita1 Jul 18, 2018 4:05 AM 215
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
The "Chisholm Trail " and the "Cow Town Capers" by tveguy3 Feb 27, 2019 2:46 PM 158
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
What is your weather today in your iris garden? by evelyninthegarden Apr 11, 2021 1:32 PM 3,504
My Bloomers are showing too! by tveguy3 Nov 1, 2017 9:30 PM 943
"Goners" 2017 by UndertheSun Jan 12, 2018 10:49 AM 932
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
Hurricane Matthew by yadah_tyger Oct 15, 2016 3:53 PM 84
"Goners" 2016 by crowrita1 Nov 28, 2016 4:19 PM 1,310

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