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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: LeRoy Meininger
Year Of Registration: 2010
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2010
Seedling Number: FF X RT
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Peach
Wine
Flower Patterns: Bicolor
Bloom Color Description: Light apricot standards, veined, dark midribs; rich purple mahogany falls veined white on hafts, narrow light apricot rim
Beard Color: Apricot orange, white at end
Style Arm Color: Apricot, tipped pinkish lavender
Fragrance: Pronounced
Spicy

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Flights of Fancy X Rainbow Tour

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Location: SunZone 6aDate: 2013-05-31
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Location: SunZone 6aDate: 2013-05-28
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Location: SunZone 6aDate: 2013-05-28
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Location: SunZone 6aBeard detail
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Location: SunZone 6aDate: 2013-05-30This image is truer in color.Falls are deep burgandy purple.
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Location: SunZone 6aDate: 2015-05-29
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