Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Mindful') in the Irises Database

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Iris
Give a thumbs up Tall Bearded Iris

Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 2012
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2012
Seedling Number: S181-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37 inches (94 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Cream
Magenta
White
Flower Patterns: Emma Cook
Bloom Color Description: White standards; magenta violet falls with creamy area around beard with some magenta veining through it, tan hafts
Beard Color: Vivid tangerine orange
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: Downtown Man X Q211-Y: (Keppel 99-43S, Gypsy Lord sib, x Keppel 96-50F, Rio sib)

Photo courtesy of Iris Sisters Farm, used with permission

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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A Visit to Bluebird Haven Iris Gardens by evelyninthegarden Jun 1, 2018 12:10 PM 27
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Bloom Season 2016 - Part 2 by Lestv Jan 21, 2019 9:53 PM 1,323
SUPER FREAK - Chimeras and other oddities by enidcandles Dec 21, 2017 1:16 PM 227
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2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts May 26, 2019 5:18 AM 17,387
Rhizomes arrived - very pleased by janwax Apr 9, 2017 7:45 AM 624

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