Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Eau Piquante') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Cayeux
Year Of Registration: 2009
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2010
Seedling Number: 0148A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 30 inches (75 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Lavender
Violet
White
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: White standards, flushed lavender; white falls, narrow amethyst plicata border
Beard Color: Orange

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
Parentage: 99199A: (Fabuleux x Aurelie) X 98279A: (95213D: (Avalon Sunset x 89205A: (Eastertime x Aphrodisiac)) x 95161A: (90191B x Fancy Brass))

"Photo courtesy of Cayeux Iris. Used with permission."

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Cayeux Introduction pictures by Misawa77 May 15, 2019 10:49 AM 73

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