Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Tom Burseen
Year Of Registration: 2010
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2011
Seedling Number: 07-512A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Copper/Brown
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Light brown standards blended white, heavy gentian blue washed edges; dark brown falls washed dark violet blue blending to creamy blue edges, cream yellow starburst around beards
Beard Color: Marigold orange
Style Arm Color: Light brown blended white
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
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: 03-175: (01-567: (98-513: (Spiced Tiger x Night Game) x 97-283: (95-249: ((9-153: ((Afternoon Delight x Sooner Serenade) x Burnt Crisp) x 9-358: ((Bubble Bath x Titan's Glory) x Bluid)) x Gnu Again) x 95-372: (Jazz Me Blue x Petite Ballet))) x 00-530: (97-498: (Gnu Again x 95-103: (Holy Cow x Night Attack)) x 97-395: (Holy Cow x Mind's Eye))) X 05-688: (Enchanter x Holy Suicide)
Child plants: 7 child plants

Common names
  • Tall Bearded Iris
  • Iris

Photo Gallery
Location: Durham, NC
Date: 2018-04-29
Full sun and newly opened.
Location: my garden, Utah
Date: 2017-05-27
Location: my garden, Utah
Date: 2018-05-18
Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, California
Date: 2017-04-21
Cranfil's Gap (Burseen '11)
Location: Santa Cruz, California
Date: 2021-04-12
Location: My Garden in PA
Date: 2021-05-21
Mutant bloom
Location: Elk Grove, CA
Date: 4/14/17

Date: 2014-04-23
Location: South Carolina
Date: 2018-04-07
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Uploaded by Ladylovingdove
Location: Superstition Garden - Cathey's Valley, CA
Date: April 18, 2015
Location: Catheys Valley CA
Date: 4-7-2015
Photo courtesy of Superstition Iris Gardens, posted with permissi

Date: 2014-04-23

Date: 2014-04-23
Location: home garden VA
Date: 2019-05-09
Location: At Napa Iris Gardens
Date: 2014-04-26

Date: 2014-04-23
Location: home garden VA
Date: 2019-05-09
Location: Santa Cruz, California
Date: 2018-04-10
Location: At Napa Iris Gardens
Date: 2014-04-26
Discussion Threads about this plant
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