Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Don't Stop Believing') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Thomas Johnson
Year Of Registration: 2013
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2013
Seedling Number: TA80A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 42 inches (107 cm)
Bloom Season: Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Laced
Bloom Color Classification: Pink
White
Flower Patterns: Debby Rairdon
Bloom Color Description: Clear mid pink standards; milk glass white falls, pink hafts and edge
Beard Color: Salmon pink in middle, lilac-blue end
Style Arm Color: Clear mid pink
Fragrance: Sweet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2015
Award of Merit: 2017

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: TW3A: (Ballet Royale x Corps de Ballet) X Secret Affair
Child plants: 8 child plants

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Posted by Paul2032 ( Utah - Zone 5b) on May 31, 2020 1:32 PM

A very special Blue Pink Iris. Not a trace of peach. I'm enchanted by it......Lovely form and what a beard.......Great stem and bud placement.

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My very first iris garden bed... by evelyninthegarden Oct 25, 2018 7:25 PM 36
poor form in standards becoming a trend? by DaisyDo Feb 25, 2019 11:54 AM 99

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