Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris (Iris 'Caramel Topping') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Denise Stewart
Year Of Registration: 2009
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2010
Seedling Number: 130-04
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 13 inches (33 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Yellow
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: Lemon yellow standards; yellow falls veined burgundy brown
Beard Color: Burnt tangerine
Style Arm Color: Lemon yellow
Fragrance: Slight

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
Parentage: Orknies X unknown

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Location: Durham, NCDate: 2016-05-02
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Location: Durham, NCDate: 2017-04-19Overcast
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Photo courtesy of Iris Sisters Farm, used with permission
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Jul 16, 2018 5:14 PM 968
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Jun 8, 2018 2:22 PM 1,433
Wanted: these hard to find irises by BlueFlagFan Jul 18, 2018 5:12 AM 190
Carolina Iris season 2017 - Let the blooms begin! by Lestv Feb 2, 2018 10:00 PM 1,503
Let's see those 2016 Dwarfs! by Lestv Aug 6, 2016 9:54 AM 443
bonnie's blooms ~ 2015 by grannysgarden May 7, 2015 1:33 PM 425
Final Sale for Snowpeak Iris before compost by lovemyhouse Mar 13, 2015 12:08 PM 15
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Jul 17, 2018 9:32 PM 15,456
Some clumps shots? by PollyK Jul 5, 2014 7:54 PM 339

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