Miniature Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Beetlejuice') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Paul Black
Year Of Registration: 2013
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2013
Seedling Number: Q80F
Classification: Miniature Dwarf Bearded (MDB)
Registered Height: 7.5 inches (19 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Rebloom
Bloom Color Classification: Cream
Violet
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: Pale buff pink standards, mid red violet stitched edge, random dotting over center, dark purple black midrib; buff cream falls, widely spaced purple black eye lash lines along beards extending 3/4 way down falls, grape sanding on outer edge of hafts
Beard Color: Red orange in throat, mid orange in middle, white at end, hairs based white
Style Arm Color: Red grape crest and midrib, light rose edge
Fragrance: Slight
Sweet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2015
Award of Merit: 2017
Caparne-Welch Medal: 2019

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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Chart X Kaching

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Photo gallery:
Location: Durham, NCDate: 2018-04-06
By Lestv
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Location: Durham, NCDate: 2018-04-06Very tiny bloom on a tiny stalk.
By Lestv
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Location: Durham, NCDate: 2018-04-08Beard shot.
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Location: UkraineDate: 2018-05-04OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA
By IaninaUkr
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Photo courtesy of Mid-America Garden
By Calif_Sue
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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I Got a Box 2020 by urania1 Sep 24, 2020 8:00 PM 311
True Confessions 2020 by urania1 May 31, 2020 9:22 PM 31
Mid-America Surplus Sale by cbunny41 Sep 23, 2019 10:47 AM 105
My Enchanted Garden 2019 by Dachsylady86 Oct 6, 2019 6:56 PM 444
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Sep 17, 2020 2:19 PM 2,689
What are your top ten irises from 2018? by evelyninthegarden May 5, 2019 8:28 PM 246
My Enchanted Garden 2018 by Dachsylady86 Mar 28, 2019 7:04 PM 716
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Mar 17, 2019 3:34 PM 1,719
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
Most floriferous, favorite SDBs and MDBs by William Jul 29, 2019 3:51 PM 213
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
"Goners" 2016 by crowrita1 Nov 28, 2016 4:19 PM 1,310
Looking forward to bloomtime 2016 by Zencat Mar 4, 2016 6:21 PM 608
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
new iris by arilbred Oct 7, 2013 9:09 AM 53

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