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

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 1998
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1998
Seedling Number: E6-3
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 14 inches (36 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Mid Late
Late
Bloom Color Classification: Pink
Bloom Color Description: Bright flamingo pink, falls slightly deeper, light tannish haft area
Beard Color: Burnt tangerine, 1/4" blue lavender end

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: Little Bev X A44-2: ((Cupid's Cup x ((Sniffs 'n' Sneezes x Hammered Copper) x (((Guinea Gold x Pulse Rate) x Tiger Rouge) x (Royal Blush x Invoking)))) x Chanted)
Child plants: 4 child plants

Ross Road Iris

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Location: Weiser, IDDate: Spring 2018Ross Road Iris
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Location: Kingsport, TN
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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I Got a Box 2020 by urania1 Sep 30, 2020 7:02 PM 327
True Confessions 2020 by urania1 May 31, 2020 9:22 PM 31
Your favorite iris that begin with "F" by bluegrassmom Mar 31, 2020 5:08 PM 35
West Coast Bloom Season 2019 by ARUBA1334 Mar 31, 2020 4:24 AM 290
2020 Orders by BlueFlagFan Apr 23, 2020 2:46 AM 286
Iris pictures to get us through in the winter... by evelyninthegarden Oct 20, 2020 2:40 PM 429
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
Hillside Happenings '19 by Snork Jun 29, 2019 2:47 PM 159
How about the little ones? by janwax May 22, 2019 6:51 PM 315
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Mar 20, 2020 9:08 PM 502
How many varieties of iris do you grow? by TBMan Sep 10, 2020 6:59 AM 98
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Your Best Bloomers 2018 by urania1 Jun 10, 2018 9:03 PM 59
My Enchanted Garden 2018 by Dachsylady86 Mar 28, 2019 7:04 PM 716
It started in Illinois! by crowrita1 Jul 18, 2018 4:05 AM 215
"Goners" 2018 by William Oct 19, 2018 6:44 PM 590
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

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