Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Country Kisses') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 2005
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2005
Seedling Number: L194-A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (86 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Blue
Pink
Rose
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Soft pastel pink standards, rose blue cast; soft creamy pink falls, bluish cast
Beard Color: White, tipped vivid red
Fragrance: Pronounced
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: H108-2: (F182-12: (Katie Pie x D61-1: (A63-1: (Dance Man x Rembrandt Magic) x Bygone Era)) x F182-11: (Katie Pie x D61-1: (A63-1: (Dance Man x Rembrandt Magic) x Bygone Era))) X Excuse Me Darling
Child plants: one child plant

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Visit to Salem, Oregon May 18 - 19 by AndreaD May 30, 2018 12:21 AM 16
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Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
Tempo Two by janwax Oct 29, 2016 11:05 AM 130
The Blyth bed by arilbred Aug 23, 2017 5:56 AM 46
Looking forward to bloomtime 2016 by Zencat Mar 4, 2016 6:21 PM 608
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
What we got from Iris Sisters. by yadah_tyger Nov 23, 2015 2:00 PM 57
Iris Sisters Sale - Mostly Barry Blyth - eBay by yadah_tyger Nov 18, 2015 8:56 AM 263
Iris Talk - What's Your Preference ? by Denman55 Apr 5, 2018 12:18 AM 191
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Aug 18, 2019 2:20 PM 16,967
Final Sale for Snowpeak Iris before compost by lovemyhouse Mar 13, 2015 12:08 PM 15
What Blyth Irises do you have? Which ones do you still want? by tveguy3 Jan 12, 2015 6:00 PM 384
new iris by arilbred Oct 7, 2013 9:09 AM 53
Let's get this show on the road! by tveguy3 May 25, 2014 2:08 PM 1,561
Balance of sale by irisloverdee Aug 6, 2012 7:38 AM 1

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