Border Bearded Iris (Iris 'Thundery') 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: M16-1
Classification: Border Bearded (BB)
Registered Height: 25 inches (63 cm)
Bloom Season: Very Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Lavender
Rose
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Bronze rose standards blended to slate brown; bronze rose falls with a lilac blaze
Beard Color: Burnt orange
Fragrance: Pronounced
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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Low Profile X K65-1: (Mighty Cool x Stop Flirting)
Child plants: 3 child plants

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Location: Durham, NCDate: 2016-05-24Less brown in shade.
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Location: Durham, NCDate: 2016-05-24
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Location: Las Cruces, NMDate: 2018-05-11TB Iris Thundery
By GreenIris
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Location: Mid America GardensDate: 2012-06-03
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Location: WashingtonDate: 2016-05-16
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Location: Mid America GardensDate: 2012-06-04
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Photo courtesy of Iris Sisters Farm, used with permission
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Location: Willamette Valley OregonDate: 2014-05-24
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Location: Willamette Valley OregonDate: 2014-05-24
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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What are your top ten irises from 2018? by evelyninthegarden Mar 1, 2019 9:03 AM 242
Your Best Bloomers 2018 by urania1 Jun 10, 2018 9:03 PM 59
Iris guessing game by UndertheSun Jan 29, 2017 4:31 PM 104
Celebrating Tempo Two Irises! by IrisLilli Dec 19, 2016 2:44 PM 72
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
Tempo Two by janwax Oct 29, 2016 11:05 AM 130
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Let's see your 2016 MTB's, Intermediates and Border Bearded! by Lestv Jul 31, 2016 6:53 PM 241
Bonnie's Bloomers ~ 2016 by grannysgarden Oct 9, 2016 1:00 AM 731
Looking forward to bloomtime 2016 by Zencat Mar 4, 2016 6:21 PM 608
Tempo two orders to be sent to Mid America! by Boxergirl Jan 3, 2016 7:05 PM 60
Most Anticipated by janwax Sep 11, 2015 9:29 PM 176
what irises do you want? by creativeclover Jul 27, 2015 10:24 AM 107
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 Apr 22, 2019 9:53 PM 16,252
Show us your Colors - Part 12 by Muddymitts Mar 1, 2015 10:08 AM 162
Show us your Colors - Part 2 by Muddymitts Feb 22, 2015 10:34 AM 819
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Apr 22, 2019 4:36 PM 17,275
First Buys of 2015 by Lestv Mar 4, 2015 1:36 PM 587
What Blyth Irises do you have? Which ones do you still want? by tveguy3 Jan 12, 2015 6:00 PM 384

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