Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Fine Drop') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 2011
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2012
Seedling Number: Q102-2
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37 inches (94 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Purple
Flower Patterns: Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Iridescent purple black
Beard Color: Rich purple bronze
Fragrance: Slight
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 9b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Ginger Ice X N228-2: (Swingtown x Decadence)
Child plants: 4 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Your favorite iris that begin with "F" by bluegrassmom Mar 31, 2020 5:08 PM 35
My 2019 Northern Blooms by Lbsmitty Jun 29, 2019 10:06 PM 199
Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 Mar 1, 2020 9:50 PM 544
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Jul 25, 2020 6:29 AM 1,649
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
Mid-America Clearance Sale by Dachsylady86 Sep 29, 2018 5:05 PM 80
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
My new favorite iris growing now... by evelyninthegarden Jun 21, 2018 12:18 PM 36
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
What is your weather today in your iris garden? by evelyninthegarden Jul 23, 2020 2:12 PM 3,232
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Iris of the day by gemini_sage Jul 23, 2020 10:15 PM 1,497
Hurricane Matthew by yadah_tyger Oct 15, 2016 3:53 PM 84
"Goners" 2016 by crowrita1 Nov 28, 2016 4:19 PM 1,310
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
Tempo two orders to be sent to Mid America! by Boxergirl Jan 3, 2016 7:05 PM 60
A new Wish list for 2016 by janwax May 20, 2016 11:36 AM 574
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 Aug 7, 2020 4:26 AM 18,840
Show us your Colors................... by Muddymitts Feb 14, 2015 8:21 AM 1,821

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