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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Paul Black
Year Of Registration: 2005
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2005
Seedling Number: J344C
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 14 inches (36 cm)
Bloom Season: Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Purple
Bloom Color Description: Iridescent purple standards, veined darker blue purple; metallic purple falls, darker blue purple veining around outer 1/3
Beard Color: Hairs white at base, bright yellow gold upper 2/3
Style Arm Color: Purple, darker blue purple rib
Fragrance: Pronounced
Spicy

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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Amphidiploid
Parentage: E127AA: (Time to Shine x 91294A: (Tangerine Tangent x 85-306A: (Apricot Elf x 83-129A: (Melon Honey x unknown) x 86-327A: (83-129D x 84-238G: (Oriental Blush x Sniffs 'n' Sneezes))) x Rebus)) X Rebus
Child plants: 3 child plants

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A Closer Look at Perennial FoliageA Closer Look at Perennial Foliage
By Sharon on June 16, 2013

It's that time of year again: blooms, blooms and more blooms! And every year just like clockwork, we wake up, grab our coffee and our cameras and race to see the newest blooms in our gardens. If there are no new blooms, we drop our heads and slowly walk back inside to wait for tomorrow. But wait a minute; there's something we shouldn't miss! Let's take a closer look at foliage.

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Location: My garden, Ukraine, Zaporizhzhya region Zone: 6a Date: 2021-06-09
By Valery33
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Location: Sussex, UKDate: late May 2021
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Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
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