Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Across the River') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: O. D. Niswonger
Year Of Registration: 2008
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2009
Seedling Number: 19-02
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 34 inches (86 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Blue
White
Flower Patterns: Reverse Amoena
Bloom Color Description: Dark blue standards; white falls
Beard Color: Yellow
Style Arm Color: Blue

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: 39-00: (Rear View Mirror x Crowned Heads) X 36-00: (Rear View Mirror x Crowned Heads)

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