Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: P. Hutchison
Year Of Registration: 1959
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1959
Seedling Number: GO-17
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Mid Late
Late
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
White
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: White, etched blue purple
Awards: Other: Premio Firenze, 1963; British Dykes Memorial Medal, 1963

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: (Sdlg plicata x Dancing Waters) X Rosy Veil
Child plants: 41 child plants

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Common names
  • Tall Bearded Iris
  • Iris

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Location: Botanical Garden Meise (Belgium)
Date: 2017-07-22
Location: Meise botanical garden
Date: 2022-05-17
Location: Real Jardín Botánico, Madrid.
Date: April
credit: A. Barra
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