Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Sky Blue Waters') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Jack Worel
Year Of Registration: 2011
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2011
Seedling Number: BBB
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (86 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Light blue
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Light frosty-blue, slightly darker in center of standards, very slight violet haft marks
Beard Color: Frosty light blue
Style Arm Color: Light frosty blue
Fragrance: Slight
Sweet

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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: 3-4-WL: (Laced Cotton x Grandma's Bluegown) X America's Song
Child plants: one child plant

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