Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Radiant Energy') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Maryott's Gardens
Year Of Registration: 1986
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1986
Seedling Number: G128BST
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37 inches (94 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Gold
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Deep yellow
Beard Color: Deep yellow
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1990

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
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: E97A: (Gatty D66-1: (Shining Light x Honey Rae) x C149A: (Gypsy Belle x Victorian Days)) X Hindenburg
Child plants: 11 child plants

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