Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Memories Remain') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Paul Black
Year Of Registration: 2009
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2010
Seedling Number: M54AA
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 39 inches (99 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Late
Very Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Laced
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
White
Flower Patterns: Reverse Amoena
Bloom Color Description: Purple blue standards blending lighter, becoming violet blue veins over center one third to two thirds away from center to near white margin of upper third; white falls, pinkish blush on hafts
Beard Color: White base, hairs tipped coral in throat, pale coral in middle, white at end
Style Arm Color: White, pinkish haze

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: J38I: (Faberge x Fogbound) X Cameo Appearance

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Sep 17, 2019 12:30 AM 17,065
Iris have started to bloom here in my garden by Newyorkrita May 29, 2012 11:06 AM 119

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