Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Buttonwood') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Richard Tasco
Year Of Registration: 2004
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2005
Seedling Number: 98-SDB-22-12
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 15 inches (38 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Bloom Color Classification: Wine
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: Greyed burgundy standards, slight yellow ground showing through at base; lemon yellow falls striped and dotted greyed burgundy, almost solid greyed-burgundy rim
Beard Color: White, tipped violet, rusty orange in throat
Style Arm Color: Greyed burgundy, edges tan yellow

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
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: 95-SDB-06: (Rusty Dusty x 93-08: (French Toast x 91-17: (Tender Tears x Auroralita))) X 96-SDB-20: (93-03-12: (91-62: (Pal Sam x Auroralita) x sibling) x 92-01-16: (Auroralita x Chubby Cheeks))
Child plants: one child plant

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