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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Clarence Denman
Year Of Registration: 1972
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1972
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 30 inches (76 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Rebloom
Bloom Color Classification: White
Yellow
Bloom Color Description: White, light yellow hafts
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1973

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
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Snow Goddess X Ech-Chams Harra
Child plants: one child plant

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Location: Sussex, UKDate: early June 2019
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Location: Sussex, UKDate: early June 2019
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Location: SW Row 3-1Date: 3-28-16This one keeps on giving, blooms a long period of time.
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