Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Howling at the Moon') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Lowell Baumunk
Year Of Registration: 2011
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2012
Seedling Number: 2133LP
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 40 inches (102 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Gold
White
Wine
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: Deep gold standards; white falls with light yellow edges and hafts, all except edges heavily overlaid with maroon luminata-plicata dotting and veining
Beard Color: White base with deep gold tips
Style Arm Color: Deep gold
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2014

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
Parentage: High Priestess X Ring Around Rosie

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