Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Moody Blue Eyes') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Larry Lauer
Year Of Registration: 2011
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2011
Seedling Number: 2079-21
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 33 inches (84 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Blue
Copper/Brown
Light blue
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Wisteria blue standards, white center, light green lines overall; hyacinth blue falls, darker lines from beard to darker edges, chrome yellow to golden brown shoulders
Beard Color: Lemon yellow in throat, wisteria blue at end
Style Arm Color: Darker wisteria blue
Fragrance: Pronounced
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: Almost Heaven X 830-1: (Ride the Tiger x Western Legend)

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