Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Brighter than Daylight') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: L. & K. Jedlicka
Year Of Registration: 2011
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2012
Seedling Number: Jeda 5-40W6
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34-35 inches (86-89 cm)
Bloom Season: Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Flared
Bloom Color Classification: Orange
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Medium orange standards with a warm pinkish glow; whitish-yellow falls blending to yellow then medium orange out to edges, pink glow on shoulders, tangerine orange stripes on hafts
Beard Color: Tangerine
Style Arm Color: Two tones of orange with leopard spots inside

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: Avalon Sunset X Bittersweet Joy

TB Iris Brighter Than Daylight

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Location: Las Cruces, NMDate: 2018-05-14TB Iris Brighter Than Daylight
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Location: God's Garden - Atwater CADate: May 2014
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Location: God's Garden - Atwater CADate: May 2014
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Location: God's Garden - Atwater CADate: May 2014
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Photo courtesy of Blue J Iris Used with permission.
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Photo courtesy of Blue J Iris Used with permission.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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