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: 4 child plants

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Location: Santa Clara, CADate: 2015
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Location: My Garden in Janesville, WIDate: 2015-06-03
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Let's see your pinks by UndertheSun May 19, 2019 10:04 AM 83
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat May 20, 2019 12:33 AM 1,477
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
Your 2019 order wish list by creativeclover Sep 3, 2018 9:41 AM 60
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
I'm REALLY looking forward to this one!... by janwax Nov 21, 2018 10:00 PM 1,064
2018 Orders by Dachsylady86 Jul 17, 2018 5:56 PM 1,398
Song Title Irises by Garden10 May 19, 2017 9:22 PM 33
Jan's Rustic Garden by janwax May 18, 2019 11:15 AM 1,884
Kentucky Showtime by janielouy May 22, 2017 4:00 AM 53
Top Ten picks! by bluegrassmom Dec 2, 2018 1:40 PM 36
Length of Iris Bloom Season by urania1 Apr 21, 2017 3:21 PM 24
My Bloomers are showing too! by tveguy3 Nov 1, 2017 9:30 PM 943
Favorite fancy, ruffled iris! by bluegrassmom Apr 18, 2017 4:49 PM 56
Iris Guessing Game Round 6 by IrisLilli Mar 19, 2017 2:22 AM 61
Bonnie's Bloomers 2017 by grannysgarden May 15, 2017 8:13 PM 978
My Season by ARUBA1334 Sep 4, 2017 10:37 PM 474
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789

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