Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Bisbee') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: David Spence
Year Of Registration: 1988
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1988
Seedling Number: S83-400-1
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 12-15 inches (36-38 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Description: Cream tan, russet brown spot and veining on falls
Beard Color: Light blue tipped yellow, yellow in throat

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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Fred Elmer Bond X (Funtime x (Green Spot x unknown))
Child plants: 13 child plants

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Superstition Iris Gardens 2018 Intros by Misawa77 Dec 17, 2017 6:18 AM 35
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Superstition Iris Gardens 2016 Introductions by Misawa77 Dec 16, 2015 3:20 PM 99
Classic iris yours for postage! by Lestv Sep 8, 2015 4:04 AM 87
Tasco on Tasco by Misawa77 Jun 20, 2016 4:56 PM 289
Superstition 2015 introductions by Misawa77 Jul 4, 2015 12:04 PM 585
And they said Iris are easy by hazeleyes Feb 25, 2016 7:06 AM 42

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