Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Hooker Nichols
Year Of Registration: 1985
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1987
Seedling Number: 8351A
Classification: Arilbred
Registered Height: 16 inches (41 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Mid Late
Bloom Color Classification: Orchid
Bloom Color Description: Violet standards; red brown falls, deeper area around beards
Beard Color: Gold
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1989
Award of Merit: 1993

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Chestnut Lullaby X Prince Thou Art

Common names
  • Arilbred Iris
  • Iris

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Location: my garden, Utah
Date: 2021-05-04
Location: north central Texas
Date: 2005-04-10

Photo courtesy of Blue J Iris. Used with permission.
Discussion Threads about this plant
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Iris 'Sheba's Beauty' by valleylynn Jul 10, 2021 1:26 PM 3

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