Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Hex') in the Irises Database

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Give a thumbs up Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris

Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 2012
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2012
Seedling Number: S92-1
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 8 inches (20 cm)
Bloom Season: Very Early
Rebloom
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Silver/Grey
Yellow
Bloom Color Description: Lemon standards; lemon buff falls, large silvery area in center of fall
Beard Color: Lavender blue
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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: P57-1: (Gigglefit sibling x Aquiver) X Dime

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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"Goners" 2017 by UndertheSun Jan 12, 2018 10:49 AM 932
Susquehanna Iris Society Picnic Haul by Misawa77 Aug 20, 2016 8:13 AM 126
"Goners" 2016 by crowrita1 Nov 28, 2016 4:19 PM 1,310
Bloom Season 2015/2016 by ARUBA1334 May 17, 2017 9:56 PM 1,131
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Jun 26, 2019 2:10 PM 17,413
What Blyth Irises do you have? Which ones do you still want? by tveguy3 Jan 12, 2015 6:00 PM 384
Blyth 2013 Introductions! by Betja Oct 5, 2012 6:49 AM 7

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