Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Belle Hortense') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Cayeux
Year Of Registration: 2009
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2010
Seedling Number: 01165F
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 31 inches (80 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
Flower Patterns: Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Pure violet standards; purple violet falls, near black on edges and around beards
Beard Color: Bronze yellow

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: 98168A: (96190B: (94373: (In Town x Night Edition) x Futuriste) x Romantic Evening) X Mysterieux
Child plants: 3 child plants

"Photo courtesy of Cayeux Iris. Used with permission."

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Location: Poilly-Lez-Gien France"Photo courtesy of Cayeux Iris. Used with permission."
By Misawa77
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