Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Arctic Flame') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Orville Fay
Year Of Registration: 1957
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1960
Seedling Number: 56-13
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 32 inches (81 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: White
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Pure white
Beard Color: Tangerine
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1960

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: Lipstick X sibling: (1/4 Snow Flurry, 1/4 New Snow, 1/2 pink sdlg.)
Child plants: 105 child plants

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