Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Clownerie') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Cayeux
Year Of Registration: 2006
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2007
Seedling Number: 9975A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 35 inches (90 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Cream
Lavender
Purple
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: Pale lavender pink standards; cream falls, 5 mm purple border
Beard Color: Orange red
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 9b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Chevalier De Malte X I've Got Rhythm
Child plants: 4 child plants

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Location: Cisco, Tx Date: 2019-04-22
By Ivan_N_Tx
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Location: Cisco, Tx
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Location: Poilly-Lez-Gien France"Photo courtesy of Cayeux Iris. Used with permission."
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
Cayeux Introduction pictures by Misawa77 May 15, 2019 10:49 AM 73

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