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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: James Gibson
Year Of Registration: 1959
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1960
Seedling Number: 29-3DD
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: Sienna gold
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1960
Award of Merit: 1962

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
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Taholah X sdlg 26-9A
Child plants: 46 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Hanover 2019 Bloom Fest by Misawa77 May 17, 2019 5:29 PM 153
Show us your Colors -- Part 3 by Muddymitts Feb 18, 2015 10:01 PM 700
Show us your Colors - Part 2 by Muddymitts Feb 22, 2015 10:34 AM 819
Hanover Bloom 2014 - Better late than never! by Misawa77 Dec 14, 2014 7:45 PM 1,112
Orange and yellow seem like nice colors for irises by tveguy3 Apr 23, 2014 11:16 AM 321
waiting for Spring tour of my collection by Misawa77 Apr 24, 2015 1:05 PM 46
Hanover Blooms by Misawa77 Aug 3, 2013 5:30 PM 194
wanda rezac's iris list by irisawe May 18, 2020 6:07 PM 17

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