Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Strawberry Frosting') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Michael Sutton
Year Of Registration: 2009
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2010
Seedling Number: U-419-B
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (86 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Mid Late
Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Laced
Bloom Color Classification: Pink
White
Bloom Color Description: Pink standards, white edge; white falls veined lavender
Beard Color: Tangerine, lavender at end
Style Arm Color: Pink, white crest
Fragrance: Pronounced
Sweet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2012
Award of Merit: 2015

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
Parentage: Designer Label X Barbara's Lace
Child plants: 7 child plants

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Location: Philo, CaliforniaDate: 2016-04-26
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Location: Catheys Valley CADate: 4-7-2015Photo courtesy of Superstition Iris Gardens, posted with permissi
By Misawa77
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Location: God's Garden - Atwater CADate: April 2014
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Location: God's Garden - Atwater CADate: April 2014
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Location: God's Garden - Atwater CADate: April 2014
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Location: God's Garden - Atwater CADate: April 2014
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Location: Michigan-my gardenDate: May 28, 2017
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Location: Michigan-my gardenDate: May 28, 2017
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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What white Irises do you have in your garden? by evelyninthegarden Mar 13, 2019 10:52 PM 54
Sutton Introductions 2019 by lovemyhouse Mar 1, 2019 10:52 AM 207
Early Bloom season by javaMom Aug 30, 2018 1:47 PM 50
2018 iris wish list by creativeclover Oct 5, 2018 9:37 PM 20
No Shows 2018 by urania1 Aug 21, 2018 2:27 PM 37
A happy mislabeling ending by TBMan May 14, 2018 3:24 PM 13
Breezeway is open for business by grannysgarden Apr 23, 2018 3:09 PM 52
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
2018 Orders by Dachsylady86 Jul 17, 2018 5:56 PM 1,398
Lindsay's Blooms by Lbsmitty Aug 1, 2017 3:04 AM 511
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
Let's make a fantasy cross............ by Paul2032 Apr 9, 2016 1:36 AM 128
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
Superstition Iris Gardens Spring 2015 blooms! by Misawa77 Nov 13, 2015 7:09 AM 270
Show us your Colors - Part 12 by Muddymitts Mar 1, 2015 10:08 AM 162
Show us your Colors................... by Muddymitts Feb 14, 2015 8:21 AM 1,821
Iris by the Alphabet - Part 3 by Muddymitts Jan 31, 2015 9:52 AM 377
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Apr 24, 2019 5:25 PM 17,297
First Buys of 2015 by Lestv Mar 4, 2015 1:36 PM 587

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